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Section 253 Crimes Act - Make false document
The offence of make false document relates to a person either creating a new forged document or forging details on an existing document with the intention to use it to obtain a financial advantage.
The maximum penalty for making a false document has increased to 10 years imprisonment.
whether the financial advantage is permanent or temporary.
"Cause" a financial disadvantage means:
If you suspect that you may be under investigation, or if you have been charged with an offence, it is vital to get competent legal advice as early as possible. Our lawyers are highly specialised in corporate crime and will be able to guide you through the process while dealing with the various authorities related to your matter.