In many major cities around the world, including Melbourne, Sydney and London, ticket inspectors have the power to fine fare evaders. Melbourne: The fine is $AU212 ($NZ227). The state government plans to introduce on-thespot fines of $AU75 ($NZ80) later this year. Sydney: Anywhere between $AU200 ($NZ214) to $550 ($NZ591). London: The fine is £80 ($NZ157) reduced to £40 ($NZ78) if paid within 21 days.