boost the collection of restitution or compensation for victims of offences, as ordered to be paid under the Penalties and Sentences Act 1992
maximise the number of fines and other money penalties paid before enforcement action is taken
emphasise that community service work is an option for the disadvantaged, but not an alternative to the payment of a fine for those who can afford to do so
reduce the use of imprisonment for fine default by encouraging the use of other enforcement methods
inform the community about the obligations of offenders, and the consequences of non-compliance.
Fees and charges
Once your debt is registered with us, we will issue an enforcement order. A registration fee is added to all infringement notice fines. It applies if you receive an infringement notice, but fail to take action within 28 days.