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Quarantine (Air Navigation) Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - C1937L00049
  • No longer in force
SR 1937 No. 49 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Quarantine (Air Navigation) Regulations.
Gazetted 13 May 1937
Date of repeal 01 Aug 1948
Repealed by Repealed by Quarantine (Air Navigation) Regulations 1948 (SR 1948 No. 92)


1937. No. 49.



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL in and over the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulation under the Quarantine Act 1908-1924.

Dated this eleventh day of May, 1937.



By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Health.


Amendment of Quarantine (Air Navigation) Regulations. †

Regulation 8 of the Quarantine (Air Navigation) Regulations is repealed and the following regulation inserted in its stead:—

“8.—(1.) The master of an oversea vessel which has any enclosed space for the accommodation of passengers, mails, freight or for other purposes shall, on arrival at the first landing place in Australia, produce to the Quarantine Officer at that landing place a certificate signed by an officer of the Health Department of the last country from which the vessel departed before arriving in Australia, stating that all parts of the interior of the vessel were sprayed or fumigated immediately before its departure from that country with a vapour effective for the destruction of mosquitoes.

(2.) The certificate shall be in accordance with Form B.

(3.) If the master of any oversea vessel does not produce the certificate required under paragraph (1.) of this regulation, he shall submit the vessel to fumigation spraying or other treatment as may be required by the Quarantine Officer.”


* Notified in the Commonwealth Gazette on                                                                                 , 1937.

† Statutory Rules 1934, No. 91.


By Authority: L.F. Johnston, Commonwealth Government Printer, Canberra.

1998—6/26.4.1937.—Price 3d.