276. Offences and penalties.

The following offences under the Zoo Licensing Act 1981 are punishable on summary conviction with a fine not exceeding level 4 on the standard scale1:


    (1)     operating a zoo without a licence2;


    (2)     failure without reasonable excuse to comply with any condition attached to a zoo's licence3;


    (3)     intentionally obstructing a person acting in pursuance of an authorisation to enter premises4;


    (4)     failure by a licence holder, without reasonable excuse, to comply with a requirement in a direction to close the zoo or a section of it to the public in accordance with the direction5;


    (5)     failure without reasonable