ACT littering penalties to rise: $500 for a cigarette butt

Daniel Burdon
Updated June 10 2019 - 4:32pm, first published June 6 2019 - 8:00pm

Canberra smokers who litter their cigarette butts in public places could soon face a $500 fine for the act, regardless of whether it was still alight or not.

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Daniel Burdon

Daniel Burdon

ACT Assembly Reporter

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