Surname: F
Other Name: Corina
Hearing Date: 06 Jun 2019
Court: Dandenong Magistrates' Court
Magistrate: Spencer
Fraud Amount: $17,640

Nature of Offences (Including Act, Section & No of Counts)

Charges:

1 charge of fraudulently obtaining Loss of Earnings benefits and 1 charge of fraudulently obtaining Loss of Earnings Capacity benefits contrary to s116 of The Transport Accident Act 1986.

Plea: Guilty

Result:

The magistrate with a finding of guilt sentenced the accused by imposing an aggregate fine of $4,000. The accused was ordered to pay compensation to the TAC in the amount of $17,640 and $500 in professional costs.

Remarks:

The accused returned to work earning income in the accused’s business as a property consultant but failed to advise the TAC of the income earned.

Payable to TAC

Restitution: $17,640Yes
Total Fines: $4,000Yes
Disbursements: $ N/A
Statutory Costs: $ N/A
Professional Costs: $500Yes

Stay: