The Ministry has recommended that Section 18 of the MACC Act 2009 (Act 694) be stated on all layout plans and used as the checklist in the applications for Planning Permission. Section 18 of the MACC Act 2009 (Act 694) states :

"A person commits an offence if he gives to an agent, or being an agent, he uses, with intent to deceive his principal, any receipt, account or other document in respect of which the principal is interested, and which he has reason to believe contains any statement which is false or erroneous or defective in any material particular, and is intended to mislead the principal."