State Harbours Act, 1924

Certificate of Public Works Commissioners to be evidence.

9.—A certificate purporting to be under the common seal of the Public Works Commissioners stating that a sum specified in such certificate is due and owing by the person named in such certificate to the said Commissioners in respect of any tolls, rates, dues, or other charges chargeable by the said Commissioners in relation to any pier, wharf, dock, or harbour for the time being under their control and management shall, unless the contrary is proved, be evidence that the sum stated in such certificate is so due as aforesaid.