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Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Regulations

SR 1944 No. 186 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to SR 1986 No. 264
Registered 25 Mar 2010
Start Date 26 Sep 1986
End Date 31 Aug 1989
Date of repeal 02 May 2015
Repealed by Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Regulation 2015

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS
- In force under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911
- Reprinted as at 30 October 1987 (HISTREG CHAP 63 #DATE 30:10:1987)

*1* The Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Regulations (in force under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911) as shown in this reprint comprise Statutory Rules 1944 No. 186 amended as indicated in the Tables below.
Table of Statutory Rules
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Date of Application, saving
Year and notification Date of or transitional
number in Gazette commencement provisions
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1944 No. 186 20 Dec 1944 20 Dec 1944
1946 No. 75 17 Apr 1946 17 Apr 1946 -
1947 No. 96 29 July 1947 29 July 1947 -
1952 No. 26 24 Apr 1952 24 Apr 1952 -
1959 No. 8 20 Feb 1959 20 Feb 1959 -
39 25 June 1959 25 June 1959 -
96 3 Dec 1959 3 Dec 1959 -
1961 No. 86 20 July 1961 20 July 1961 -
1962 No. 57 13 July 1962 13 July 1962 -
1963 No. 84 29 Aug 1963 29 Aug 1963 -
1964 No. 19 5 Feb 1964 5 Feb 1964 R. 28
1966 No. 61 11 Feb 1966 14 Feb 1966 -
1971 No. 144 4 Nov 1971 4 Nov 1971 -
1974 No. 69 7 May 1974 7 May 1974 -
1976 No. 64 6 Feb 1976 6 Feb 1976 -
144 13 July 1976 13 July 1976 -
1980 No. 19 13 Feb 1980 13 Feb 1980 -
1983 No. 71 9 June 1983 9 June 1983 -
157 1 Sept 1983 1 Sept 1983 -
1984 No. 121 29 June 1984 29 June 1984 -
122 29 June 1984 29 June 1984 -
165 25 July 1984 25 July 1984 -
166 25 July 1984 1 Sept 1983 -
1985 No. 175 19 July 1985 19 July 1985 -
1986 No. 242 11 Sept 1986 11 Sept 1986 -
243 11 Sept 1986 11 Sept 1986 -
244 11 Sept 1986 11 Sept 1986 -
245 11 Sept 1986 11 Sept 1986 -
264 26 Sept 1986 26 Sept 1986 -
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Table of Amendments
ad. = added or inserted am. = amended rep. = repealed rs. = repealed and
substituted
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Provision affected How affected
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R. 3 ............ rs. 1962 No. 57
am. 1964 No. 19
R. 4 ............ am. 1962 No. 57
rs. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 242
R. 6A ........... ad. 1984 No. 122
R. 7 ............ am. 1980 No. 19;
1986 No. 242
R. 8 ............ am. 1983 No. 71;
1986 No. 242
R. 9 ............ rep. 1986 No. 242
R. 10 ........... am. 1983 No. 71
rs. 1986 No. 242
R. 11 ........... am. 1964 No. 19
R. 13 ........... rep. 1984 No. 122
R. 14 ........... am. 1964 No. 19;
1984 No. 122;
1986 No. 242
R. 15 ........... rs. 1984 No. 121
rep. 1986 No. 244
R. 15A .......... ad. 1984 No. 122
R. 16 ........... am. 1984 No. 122;
1986 No. 242
R. 16A .......... ad. 1984 No. 122
R. 17 ........... rs. 1964 No. 19
rep. 1986 No. 242
R. 18 ........... am. 1986 No. 242
R. 19 ........... am. 1984 No. 165
R. 20 ........... am. 1986 No. 242
R. 21 ........... am. 1964 No. 19
rep. 1986 No. 242
R. 22 ........... rs. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 242
R. 22A .......... ad. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 242
R. 23 ........... am. 1964 No. 19;
1986 Nos. 242 and
243
R. 24 ........... rs. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 242
R. 24A .......... ad. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 Nos. 242
and 243
R. 25 ........... am. 1986 No. 242
R. 25A .......... ad. 1964 No. 19
am. 1966 No. 61;
1974 No. 69; 1983
No. 71
R. 27 .............. am. 1961 No. 86; 1986 No. 242
R. 28 .............. am. 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 242
R. 30 .............. rs. 1964 No. 19
R. 31 .............. am. 1966 No. 61; 1986 No. 242
R. 32 .............. am. 1983 No. 71; 1986 No. 242
rs. 1986 No. 264
R. 33 .............. am. 1986 No. 242
rep. 1986 No. 264
R. 34 .............. rep. 1971 No. 144
R. 39 .............. rs. 1986 No. 245
R. 41 .............. rs. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 243
R. 42 .............. am. 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 245
Heading to Part III rs. 1964 No. 19
R. 43 .............. am. 1966 No. 61
R. 44 .............. rep. 1966 No. 61
R. 44A ............. ad. 1946 No. 75
am. 1947 No. 96
rep. 1966 No. 61
R. 45 .............. rep. 1984 No. 122
R. 46A ............. ad. 1959 No. 8
am. 1959 No. 39
am. 1976 No. 64
R. 47 .............. am. 1959 No. 8
am. 1976 No. 64
Rr. 48, 49 ......... rs. 1964 No. 19
Rr. 49A, 49B ....... ad. 1964 No. 19
am. 1986 No. 242
R. 50 .............. am. 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 242
R. 51 .............. am. 1964 No. 19
R. 51A ............. ad. 1952 No. 26
R. 52 .............. am. 1964 No. 19; 1980 No. 19; 1983 No. 71
rep. 1984 No. 122
R. 53 .............. am. 1964 No. 19
rep. 1984 No. 122
R. 54 .............. am. 1964 No. 19; 1966 No. 61; 1983 No. 71
Part IIIA (rr.
54A-54Z,
54ZA, 54ZB) ad. 1962 No. 57
rep. 1964 No. 19
Rr. 54A-54Z ........ ad. 1962 No. 57
rep. 1964 No. 19
Rr. 54ZA, 54ZB ..... ad. 1962 No. 57
rep. 1964 No. 19
R. 55 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 242
R. 56 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19
rep. 1986 No. 242
R. 57 .............. am. 1986 No. 242
R. 58 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 242
R. 60 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19
R. 62 .............. am. 1986 No. 244
R. 63 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19
R. 64 .............. am. 1962 No. 57; 1964 No. 19; 1986 No. 242
R. 66 .............. am. 1959 No. 8
rs. 1962 No. 57
am. 1964 No. 19; 1983 No. 157
Rr. 66AA, 66AB ..... ad. 1984 No. 166
am. 1985 No. 175
R. 66A ............. ad. 1959 No. 96
rs. 1964 No. 19
R. 66B ............. ad. 1964 No. 19
rs. 1976 No. 144
R. 68 .............. am. 1962 No. 57
R. 69 .............. am. 1964 No. 19
The Schedule ....... am. 1946 No. 75; 1947 No. 96; 1952 No. 26; 1959 Nos. 8 and
39; 1962 No. 57; 1963 No. 84; 1964 No. 19; 1966 No. 61;
1976 No. 64; 1983 No. 71; 1984 Nos. 121 and 122; 1986 Nos.
242 and 264
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COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

TABLE

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

PART I-PRELIMINARY

Regulation

1. Citation

2. Repeal

3. Parts

4. Interpretation

5. Forms

6. Hours of business at Registries

PART II-PROVISIONS RELATING TO STOCK

6A. Prescribed stock for the purposes of sub-section 4 (1)

7. Applications for stock

8. Receipt for application

10. Entries in stock ledger

11. Inscription of stock in the name of an infant solely

12. Re-payment of principal where stock inscribed in names of infant and
adult

14. Inscription of stock in names of banks

15A. Inscription of stock in names of unincorporated associations

16. Applications by Friendly Societies, unincorporated associations, &c.

16A. Inscription of stock in name of trustee

18. Correction of mistakes

19. Specimen signatures

20. Inspection of stock ledgers

22. Notification of inscription of stock, &c.

22A. Form of certificate of proprietorship of stock

23. Transfers of stock within a Registry

24. Transfers of stock from one Registry to another

24A. Transfer of stock to another Registry without change of ownership

25. Death of sole owner of stock

25A. Prescribed amount of stock for purposes of section 29 of the Act

26. Death of joint owner of stock

27. Exhibition of probates, &c.

28. Transmission applications

29. Transfer of stock to Public Curator, &c.

30. Section 27 of the Act not to apply in relation to certain transactions

31. Marked transfers

32. Payment of interest

35. Requests to remain in force until cancelled or varied

36. Change of address

37. Payment of interest where infant is sole owner

38. Payment of interest where infant is joint owner

39. Payment of interest where person under disability is joint owner

40. Redemption of interminable stock

41. Issue of bearer securities in exchange for stock

42. Exchange of bearer securities for stock in name of infants, &c.

PART III-PROVISIONS RELATING TO BEARER SECURITIES

43. Treasury Bonds

46. Treasury Bills

46A. Prescribed securities for the purposes of section 51A of the Act

47. Certain provisions of Treasury Bills Act not to apply to Treasury
Bonds, Debentures and prescribed securities

48. Treasury Note to be prescribed security

49. Application of Treasury Bills Act to Treasury Notes

49A. Issue of stock in exchange for bearer securities

49B. Exchange of bearer securities at one Registry

50. Exchange of bearer securities at different registries

51. Coupons on exchanged bonds

51A. Surrender by banks of War Savings and Savings Certificates held in safe
custody

54. Delivery of bearer securities on behalf of a deceased person

PART IV-POWERS OF ATTORNEY

55. Prescribed form of power of attorney

57. Powers of attorney to be left for notation

58. Action on powers of attorney

PART V-MISCELLANEOUS

59. Duties of Registrar

60. Safe custody of securities

61. Secrecy

62. Sealing of documents by bodies corporate

63. Delivery of securities through a bank or postmaster

64. Notice of dealing

65. Delegation of Treasurer's Powers

66. Replacement of defaced bearer securities

66AA. Replacement of lost, stolen or destroyed bearer securities

66AB. Payment of lost, stolen or destroyed coupon

66A. Destruction of bearer securities

66B. Securities that may be accepted in payment of estate duty

67. Marksmen

68. Preservation of instruments

69. General Register of Treasury Bonds

70. Returns
THE SCHEDULE

Forms

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - PART I
PART I-PRELIMINARY

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 1
Citation

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Regulations.*1* SEE NOTES TO FIRST ARTICLE OF THIS CHAPTER .

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 2
Repeal

2. The Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Regulations (comprising Statutory Rules 1927, No. 157; 1928, Nos. 29 and 61; 1931, Nos. 17, 102 and 151; 1932, Nos. 71 and 135; 1934, Nos. 8 and 123; 1935, No. 128; 1936, No. 72; 1938, No. 50; 1940, No. 40; and 1942, No. 227) are repealed.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 3
Parts

3. These Regulations are divided into Parts, as follows:
Part I-Preliminary (Regulations 1-6)
Part II-Provisions Relating to Stock (Regulations 6A-42)
Part III-Provisions Relating to Bearer Securities (Regulations 43-54)
Part IV-Powers of Attorney (Regulations 55-58)
Part V-Miscellaneous (Regulations 59-70).

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 4
Interpretation

4. In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears-
"approved form" means a form approved by the Treasurer;
"bearer security" means a security other than stock;
"bond" means Treasury Bond;
"owner" means an owner of stock or the owners of stock in a joint account;
"security" means a security under the Act;
"stock ledger" means a Stock Ledger at a Registry as referred to in section 15 of the Act;
"the Act" means the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-1963;
"the Secretary" means the Secretary to the Department of the Treasury.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 5
Forms

5. (1) In these Regulations, any reference to a Form shall be read as a reference to a Form in the Schedule to these Regulations.

(2) Where these Regulations require the use of any Form, any Form to the like effect approved by the Treasurer may be used.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 6
Hours of business at Registries

6. Each Registry shall be open for the transaction of business on such days and during such hours as the Treasurer determines.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - PART II
PART II-PROVISIONS RELATING TO STOCK

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 6A
Prescribed stock for the purposes of sub-section 4 (1)

6A. For the purposes of sub-section 4 (1) of the Act, the following stock is prescribed:
(a) Australian Savings Bonds;
(b) Treasury Indexed Bonds;
(c) Treasury Bills;
(d) Treasury Bonds;
(e) Treasury Notes.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 7
Applications for stock

7. (1) An application to purchase stock, except where the application is made on a form accompanying a prospectus calling for subscriptions by public tender, shall be in accordance with Form 1.

(3) In the case of a joint account, the application shall set forth the names in the order in which they are to appear in the stock ledger.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 8
Receipt for application

8. In respect of an application that has not been rejected, upon receipt of the application and purchase money, the Registrar shall issue a receipt in writing.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 10
Entries in stock ledger

10. (1) There shall be entered in the stock ledger in relation to all stock issued under the Act-
(a) the name and description of each owner of the stock;
(b) an address to which certificates, receipts, other documents and moneys relating to the stock are to be forwarded; and
(c) the usual residential address of the owner or, in the case of a joint account, of the owner whose name is first inscribed in the stock ledger.

(2) Where an address referred to in paragraph (1) (b) or (c) is changed, notice of the change shall be given in writing to the Registrar by-
(a) in the case of a joint account-the owner of the stock whose name is first inscribed in the stock ledger; or
(b) in any other case-the owner of the stock in relation to which the address is entered.

(3) Upon receipt of the notice given under sub-regulation (2), the Registrar shall record the change of address in the stock ledger.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 11
Inscription of stock in the name of an infant solely

11. (1) Stock may be inscribed in the name of an infant solely, and an infant may transfer stock, but if the infant has not attained the age of fourteen years, the stock shall not be transferred, and bearer securities shall not be issued in exchange therefor without the consent of the infant's parent or guardian.

(2) Bearer securities issued in exchange for stock inscribed in the name of such an infant may be delivered by the Registrar to the infant's parent or guardian whose receipt shall be a valid discharge.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 12
Re-payment of principal where stock inscribed in names
of infant and adult

12. (1) Where stock is inscribed in the name of an infant jointly with one or more other persons, the principal may, if the infant has attained the age of fourteen years, be paid to the infant jointly with the other person or persons in whose names the stock is inscribed.

(2) Where the infant has not attained the age of fourteen years the principal may be paid to the infant's parent or guardian jointly with the other person or persons in whose names the stock is inscribed.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 14
Inscription of stock in names of banks

14. (1) Where an applicant for the purchase of bearer securities requests that the bearer securities be delivered to a bank (including a savings bank), the equivalent amount of stock may, on application by the bank in writing, be inscribed in the name of the bank, but nothing in this regulation shall affect any obligation of a bank to deliver bearer securities to the purchaser thereof.

(2) Where an applicant for the purchase of stock requests that the stock be inscribed in the name of a bank (including a savings bank), the stock may, on application by the bank in writing, be inscribed in the name of the bank.

(3) Nothing in sub-regulation (2) affects any obligation of a bank to transfer stock to the purchaser thereof.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 15A
Inscription of stock in names of unincorporated associations

15A. (1) Stock may be inscribed in the name of an unincorporated association that-
(a) has a name; and
(b) has a written constitution or written rules of association.

(2) Before stock is inscribed in the name of an unincorporated association, there shall be furnished to the Registrar-
(a) a copy of its constitution or rules of association; and
(b) the names and addresses of its officers who have been appointed in accordance with its constitution or rules of association.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 16
Applications by Friendly Societies, unincorporated associations, &c.

16. (1) An application by an unincorporated association or by a Friendly Society, Trade Union, or any branch thereof, for inscribed stock shall be in accordance with Form 1 or in accordance with the form accompanying the prospectus of a loan in respect of which the application is made, or in accordance with Form 15 or Form 33, and shall contain the particulars specified in the form.

(2) Whenever an application for stock is made by an unincorporated association or by a Friendly Society, Trade Union or any branch thereof, or a transfer of stock to a Friendly Society, Trade Union or any branch thereof is delivered to the Registrar, there shall be furnished to the Registrar a certificate in accordance with an approved form, unless the Registrar is already in possession of such a certificate.

(3) Whenever any change occurs in the persons authorized in accordance with the form approved under sub-regulation (2), there shall be furnished to the Registrar a fresh certificate in accordance with that form.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 16A
Inscription of stock in name of trustee

16A. Where, under section 19 of the Act, stock is inscribed in the name of a trustee as trustee of a specified trust, the Registrar may, when specifying the trust, do so in a manner that is convenient for the purpose of that inscription.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 18
Correction of mistakes

18. (1) Where the Registrar is satisfied, on request in writing to correct a mistake in the stock ledger, that any stock is inscribed incorrectly owing to a mistake in a request for inscription or transfer, or for any other reason, the Registrar may amend the stock ledger.

(2) If the Registrar so requires, a statutory declaration as to the circumstances shall be furnished.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 19
Specimen signatures

19. (1) The Registrar shall take steps to secure, either by post or personally, specimen signatures of all stock owners.

(2) Specimen signatures obtained by post shall be witnessed.

(4) In any case where he thinks fit, the Registrar may require a document to be signed before him.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 20
Inspection of stock ledgers

20. An owner or part owner of stock shall be at liberty at all reasonable times to inspect his account of stock in the stock ledger, upon request made in writing to the Registrar.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 22
Notification of inscription of stock, &c.

22. (1) Upon inscribing stock or cancelling the inscription of stock in the name of a person, a Registrar shall, unless the person signifies in writing that he or she does not require such notification, notify the person accordingly in writing.

(2) Where stock is inscribed in a stock ledger in the names of persons as joint owners or the inscription of stock in a stock ledger in the names of persons as joint owners is cancelled, it is sufficient compliance with the last preceding sub-regulation if the person whose name is first inscribed is notified.

(3) This regulation does not apply in relation to the inscription, or the cancellation of the inscription, of stock for the purposes of the redemption, transmission or conversion of stock or the transfer of stock under regulation 24 of these Regulations.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 22A
Form of certificate of proprietorship of stock

22A.

(2) A certificate of the proprietorship of stock issued under section 17 of the Act shall be in accordance with an approved form.

(3) A Registrar shall keep a record of each certificate issued by him under section 17 of the Act.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 23
Transfers of stock within a Registry

23. (1) The transfer of stock from one person to another within a Registry may be made by an instrument of transfer and acceptance, in accordance with Form 15, executed by both parties and registered at the Registry.

(2) Each signature to an instrument referred to in sub-regulation (1) shall be attested by a witness who-
(a) is over the age of 18 years;
(b) is not a party to the instrument; and
(c) is personally acquainted with the person signing the instrument.

(3) In attesting a signature, a witness shall attest by his or her signature and shall print his or her name and usual residential address immediately under his or her signature.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 24
Transfers of stock from one Registry to another

24. (1) Stock inscribed in the name of a person at a Registry may be transferred to the name of that person at another Registry on application in accordance with an approved form.

(2) Where application is made under the last preceding sub-regulation, the Registrar of the Registry at which the stock is inscribed-
(a) shall, by writing, notify the Registrar at the other Registry of the making of the application and request him to inscribe the stock in the stock ledger at his Registry in the name of the applicant; and
(b) shall, unless the applicant signifies in writing that he or she does not require such notification, notify the applicant accordingly in writing.

(3) Where stock transferred under this regulation is inscribed in the names of persons as joint owners, it is sufficient compliance with paragraph (b) of the last preceding sub-regulation if the person whose name is first inscribed is notified.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 24A
Transfer of stock to another Registry without change of ownership

24A. (1) The owner of stock may make application, in accordance with an approved form, to the Registrar at the Registry at which the stock is inscribed to transfer the stock to the name of another person (in this regulation called the transferee) at another Registry.

(2) Subject to regulation 11 of these Regulations, the Registrar to whom application is made under sub-regulation (1) shall, by writing, notify the Registrar at the other Registry of the making of the application and request him to inscribe the stock in the stock ledger at his Registry in the name of the transferee.

(3) A Registrar shall not inscribe stock in the name of a transferee in accordance with a request under the last preceding sub-regulation unless the transferee lodges with the Registrar a consent to the inscription in accordance with an approved form.

(4) A Registrar who inscribes stock in the name of a transferee in accordance with a request under sub-regulation (2) shall, by writing, notify the Registrar who made the request of the making of the inscription.

(5) A Registrar who receives a notification under the last preceding sub-regulation of the inscription of stock in the name of a person shall cancel the inscription relating to the stock in the stock ledger at his Registry.

(6) An application made to a Registrar under sub-regulation (1) of this regulation may not be withdrawn without the consent of the Registrar.

(7) Sub-regulations (2) and (3) of regulation 23 of these Regulations apply in relation to a signature to an application under sub-regulation (1), or a consent under sub-regulation (3), of this regulation as if the signature were a signature to a transfer and acceptance under that first-mentioned regulation.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 25
Death of sole owner of stock

25. Upon production to the Registrar of probate of the will or letters of administration of the estate of the sole owner of any stock and, if required by the Registrar, a declaration by some person approved by the Registrar as to the identity of the deceased person as the owner, the Registrar may record the death of the owner in the stock ledger.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 25A
Prescribed amount of stock for purposes of section 29 of the Act

25A. For the purposes of sub-section (2) of section 29 of the Act, the prescribed amount of stock is an amount of $10,000.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 26
Death of joint owner of stock

26. Upon production to the Registrar of probate of the will, letters of administration of the estate or certificate of death of one of the joint owners of stock and, if required by the Registrar, a declaration by some person approved by the Registrar as to the identity of the deceased as the owner, the stock shall be registered in the name of the survivor or survivors.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 27
Exhibition of probates, &c.

27. (1) All probates, letters of administration, orders of sequestration, vesting orders and other like orders shall be exhibited at the Registry at least two clear days before the stock affected by them may be dealt with.

(2) Particulars of a document exhibited at the Registry in accordance with sub-regulation (1) shall be entered in a register kept for that purpose.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 28
Transmission applications

28. (1) A transmission application shall be in accordance with Form 22.

(2) Where, upon an application pursuant to sub-regulation (1), a transmission is registered the Registrar shall, as soon as practicable, inform the applicant by notice in writing accordingly.

(2A) Where on a transmission stock is inscribed in the names of persons as joint owners, it is sufficient compliance with the last preceding sub-regulation if a notice is forwarded to the applicant whose name is first inscribed.

(3) The Registrar may require the signature of persons who claim transmission of stock by virtue of their appointment as executors, administrators or trustees to be verified to his satisfaction.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 29
Transfer of stock to Public Curator, &c.

29. Where the Treasurer is satisfied that stock is inscribed in the name of a person whose property is required by law to be administered by a Public Curator or other officer charged with the duty of administering the estates of missing persons or persons under disability (other than bankruptcy or insolvency), the Treasurer may, upon receiving such indemnity from the Public Curator or other officer as he thinks necessary, authorize the transfer of the stock to the name of the Public Curator or other officer.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 30
Section 27 of the Act not to apply in relation to certain transactions

30. Section 27 of the Act does not apply in relation to the following transactions:
(a) a transaction relating to stock that has been issued on terms and conditions that do not include a term or condition that the owner of the stock is entitled to payment of interest at a specified rate or rates;
(b) a transaction relating to the redemption of stock that has been issued on terms and conditions including a term or condition that the stock is redeemable at the option of the owner.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 31
Marked transfers

31. (1) The Registrar may mark a transfer of stock which has been properly executed by the transferor with words to the effect that stock is held against the transfer for a period specified in the marking.

(2) Where any transfer is so marked, the Registrar may refuse to give effect to any dealing in stock to which the transfer relates during the period specified in the marking except in pursuance of the marked transfer.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 32
Payment of interest

32. (1) Subject to this regulation, interest on stock shall be paid by post-
(a) where a request is made in accordance with sub-regulation (5)-to the person or persons specified in that request; or
(b) where no such request is made-to the owner or, in the case of a joint account, to the owner whose name is inscribed first in the stock ledger.

(2) Where the terms and conditions on which stock is issued and sold allow, and upon a request being made in accordance with sub-regulation (5), interest may be paid into a bank account, including a savings bank account, or into an account with another financial institution approved by the Treasurer.

(3) Without limiting the means by which interest may be paid into an account in accordance with sub-regulation (2), interest shall be taken to be paid into an account under that sub-regulation if-
(a) the interest is paid to a person authorized to receive payment by the bank or other financial institution with which the account is maintained together with a direction for payment by that person to the bank or other financial institution for crediting to that account; and
(b) that person gives effect to the direction accordingly.

(4) Where a request referred to in sub-regulation (1) or (2) reaches the Registrar within the period of 14 days immediately preceding the day on which interest is due for payment, the Registrar may decline to give effect to the request until the interest has been paid.

(5) A request referred to in sub-regulation (1) or (2) shall be made in writing and signed by the owner of the stock or, in the case of a joint account, by all the owners or by the owner whose name is inscribed first in the stock ledger.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 35
Requests to remain in force until cancelled or varied

35. A request under regulation 32 or 33 of these Regulations shall remain in force until cancelled or varied.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 36
Change of address

36. (1) Any change of address of the person to whom an interest warrant is sent shall be notified at once to the Registrar.

(2) Where any such notification reaches the Registrar less than fourteen clear days before the next interest is due, the Registrar may decline to act thereon until after the payment of that interest.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 37
Payment of interest where infant is sole owner

37. Interest on stock inscribed in the name of an infant solely shall be paid as directed by him, but if the infant has not attained the age of fourteen years, interest may be paid at the discretion of the Registrar to the infant's parent or guardian, whose receipt shall be a valid discharge.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 38
Payment of interest where infant is joint owner

38. (1) Where stock is inscribed in the name of an infant jointly with one or more other persons, the interest thereon may, if the infant has attained the age of fourteen years, be paid to the infant jointly with that other person or those other persons.

(2) Where the infant has not attained the age of fourteen years the interest may be paid to the infant's parent or guardian jointly with that other person or those other persons.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 39
Payment of interest where person under disability is joint owner

39. Where stock is inscribed in the name of-
(a) an infant; or
(b) a person under legal disability by reason of the state of his or her mind, jointly with other persons not under legal disability, interest on the stock may be paid as directed by the other persons not under legal disability, and without the concurrence of the infant or the person referred to in paragraph (b), upon sufficient proof of legal disability being lodged with the Registrar.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 40
Redemption of interminable stock

40. For the purpose of redeeming stock made interminable, fourteen days' notice, in writing, shall be given to the holder of the stock by the Treasurer or by a person appointed by the Treasurer in that behalf.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 41
Issue of bearer securities in exchange for stock

41. (1) An application for the issue of bearer securities in exchange for stock shall be in accordance with Form 26.

(2) Bearer securities issued in exchange for stock shall be issued on the same terms and conditions (including terms and conditions, if any, as to interest) as those on which the stock was issued.

(3) Before bearer securities are issued in exchange for stock, the Registrar shall cause any overdue interest coupons to be cut off and cancelled.

(4) Sub-regulations (2) and (3) of regulation 23 of these Regulations apply in relation to a signature to an application under sub-regulation (1) of this regulation as if the signature were a signature to a transfer and acceptance under that first-mentioned regulation.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 42
Exchange of bearer securities for stock in name of infants, &c.

42. (1) Subject to sub-regulation (1A), where stock is inscribed in the name of-
(a) an infant; or
(b) a person under legal disability by reason of the state of his or her mind (in this regulation referred to as a "relevant person"), jointly with other persons not under legal disability, bearer securities shall not be issued in exchange for the stock except in pursuance of an order of-
(c) a Justice of the High Court; or
(d) a Judge of the Supreme Court of a State or Territory.

(1A) Where a person is authorised under a law of a State or Territory to administer the estate of a relevant person, bearer securities may be issued in exchange for stock inscribed in the name of the relevant person jointly with other persons not under legal disability upon receipt of an application in accordance with Form 26 signed-
(a) by the first-mentioned person on behalf of the relevant person; and
(b) by the persons not under legal disability.

(2) Where an order has been made by a Justice of the High Court or a Judge of the Supreme Court of a State or Territory in relation to stock which is inscribed in the name of a relevant person jointly with other persons not under any legal disability, it shall not be necessary for an application in accordance with Form 26 for the issue of bearer securities in exchange for that stock to be signed by or on behalf of the relevant person.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - PART III
PART III-PROVISIONS RELATING TO BEARER SECURITIES

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 43
Treasury Bonds

43. Treasury Bonds, with coupons attached, shall be in accordance with Form 28.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 46
Treasury Bills

46. Treasury Bills in accordance with Form 32 may be issued under section 51A of the Act.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 46A
Prescribed securities for the purposes of section 51A of the Act

46A. (1) Securities in accordance with Form 32A or Form 32B to be known as Special Bonds, are prescribed securities for the purposes of section 51A of the Act.

(2) Securities in accordance with Form 32C to be known as Australian Savings Bonds are prescribed securities for the purposes of section 51A of the Act.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 47
Certain provisions of Treasury Bills Act not to apply to Treasury Bonds,
Debentures and prescribed securities

47. (1) Paragraphs (c), (e) and (f) of section 4 of the Treasury Bills Act 1914-15 shall not apply to Treasury Bonds, Debentures, Special Bonds and Australian Savings Bonds.

(2) Paragraphs (c) and (e) of that section shall not apply to Treasury Bills issued under section 51A of the Act.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 48
Treasury Note to be prescribed security

48. (1) A security in accordance with Form 39A, to be known as a Treasury Note, is a prescribed security for the purposes of section 51A of the Act.

(2) Treasury Notes shall be numbered in such manner as the Treasurer approves.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 49
Application of Treasury Bills Act to Treasury Notes

49. Sections 4, 8 and 8A of the Treasury Bills Act 1914-1940 do not apply in relation to a Treasury Note.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 49A
Issue of stock in exchange for bearer securities

49A. (1) An application for the issue of stock in exchange for bearer securities shall be in accordance with Form 33.

(2) Stock issued in exchange for bearer securities shall be issued on the same terms and conditions (including terms and conditions, if any, as to interest) as those on which the bearer securities were issued.

(3) A Registrar shall issue a receipt in writing for bearer securities lodged with him in exchange for stock and shall keep a record of the receipts so issued.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 49B
Exchange of bearer securities at one Registry

49B. Upon application in accordance with an approved form, a bearer security may be surrendered at a Registry in exchange for another bearer security or other bearer securities to be issued at that Registry on the same terms and conditions as those on which the first-mentioned bearer security was issued.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 50
Exchange of bearer securities at different Registries

50. (1) Upon application in accordance with an approved form, a bearer security may be surrendered at a Registry in exchange for another bearer security or other bearer securities to be issued at another Registry on the same terms and conditions as those on which the first-mentioned bearer security was issued.

(2) On receipt of the bearer securities surrendered, the Registrar receiving the bearer securities shall notify the Registrar at the other Registry in writing that bearer securities may be issued in exchange for the bearer securities so surrendered.

(3) The Commonwealth shall not be under any legal liability for any delay in issuing bearer securities under this regulation.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 51
Coupons on exchanged bonds

51. Bearer securities issued in exchange for other bearer securities under either of the last two preceding regulations shall have attached thereto coupons equivalent to the coupons attached to the bearer securities surrendered.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 51A
Surrender by banks of War Savings and Savings Certificates held in safe
custody

51A. (1) A bank which holds Treasury Bonds known as War Savings Certificates or Savings Certificates in safe custody for a person may surrender those bonds to a Registrar.

(2) A bank which surrenders bonds in pursuance of the last preceding sub-regulation shall be entitled to a certificate, in accordance with Form 38A, equivalent in face value to the total face value of the bonds surrendered, and the Registrar shall issue the certificate accordingly.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 54
Delivery of bearer securities on behalf of a deceased person

54. (1) Upon the death of a person who is entitled to receive from a Registrar any bearer securities not exceeding a face value of $10,000, the Treasurer may authorize the delivery of the bearer securities to such person as he thinks fit.

(2) No person shall have any claim against the Commonwealth in respect of any bearer securities delivered under this regulation but nothing in this regulation shall relieve the person to whom the bearer securities are delivered to account for or deal with the bearer securities in accordance with law.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - PART IV
PART IV-POWERS OF ATTORNEY

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 55
Prescribed form of power of attorney

55. (1) A power of attorney may be in accordance with an approved form.

(2) A power of attorney in accordance with the form approved under sub-regulation (1) shall be executed and attested in accordance with the instructions contained in that form.

(3) A power of attorney that relates to stock inscribed in the names of two or more persons jointly shall be signed by both or all of those persons.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 57
Powers of attorney to be left for notation

57. All powers of attorney shall be left at the Registry for notation at least two clear days before they are to be acted upon, and particulars thereof shall be entered in a register kept in accordance with sub-regulation 27 (2).

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 58
Action on powers of attorney

58. (1) If the Registrar is satisfied that a power of attorney has been properly executed and attested, and that the signatures thereto are genuine, the Registrar may act upon the authority contained therein.

(2) In case of doubt, the Registrar shall forward a notice in writing of intention to act under sub-regulation (1) to the owner of the stock, and the Registrar shall not act under the power of attorney until he is satisfied that there is no objection thereto.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - PART V
PART V-MISCELLANEOUS

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 59
Duties of Registrar

59. A Registrar shall exercise his powers and functions in accordance with the Act and these Regulations and with such instructions as are given to him by the Secretary.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 60
Safe custody of securities

60. It shall be the duty of a Registrar to take steps to secure the safe custody of all bearer securities, and of all books, forms and other records relating to securities, in his charge, and no person other than an officer of the Registry acting in the course of his duty shall, unless so authorized by the Secretary, be permitted to have access thereto.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 61
Secrecy

61. An officer of a Registry shall not divulge any information coming to his knowledge in the course of his duties, except as authorized by the Act, by these Regulations or by the Secretary, or except as required by law.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 62
Sealing of documents by bodies corporate

62. (1) All instruments under these Regulations executed by a body corporate shall be duly sealed and the Registrar may require proof that such an instrument has been so sealed.

(2) For the purposes of sub-regulation (1), where-
(a) a document bears what appears to be an impression of the seal of a body corporate; and
(b) the affixing of that impression of the seal appears to have been attested by 2 persons, one of whom purports to have signed as a director of the body corporate and the other of whom purports to have signed as a director or secretary of the body corporate, the Registrar may regard the document as having been duly sealed by the body corporate.

(3) Sub-regulation (2) does not apply in relation to a document if the Registrar knows, or has reason to suspect, that the document has not been duly sealed by the body corporate.

(4) Except where the Registrar has reason to suspect that a document has not been duly sealed by a body corporate, the Registrar is not required to examine any other document held in a Registry that purports to have been duly sealed by the body corporate at an earlier time.

(5) A reference in sub-regulation (1) to instruments under these Regulations executed by a body corporate includes a reference to applications under these Regulations made by a body corporate.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 63
Delivery of securities through a bank or postmaster

63. (1) A Registrar may, where he considers it desirable to do so, arrange for bearer securities which cannot conveniently be delivered personally to the owner thereof at the Registry, to be delivered to the owner through a bank or postmaster.

(2) The owner shall furnish to the Registrar a receipt for bearer securities so delivered.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 64
Notice of dealing

64. Where for any reason the Registrar considers it desirable to do so, he may, before giving effect to any transaction in connexion with stock, forward to the owner a notice in writing of intention to give effect to the transaction and shall not give effect to the transaction until he is satisfied that there is no objection thereto.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 65
Delegation of Treasurer's Powers

65. (1) The Treasurer may, in writing under his hand, delegate to any other person any of his powers and functions under these Regulations except this power of delegation.

(2) Every delegation under this regulation shall be revocable at will, and no such delegation shall prevent or affect the exercise of any power or function by the Treasurer.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 66
Replacement of defaced bearer securities

66. (1) Sections 9 and 10 of the Treasury Bills Act 1914-1940 do not apply to bearer securities or to coupons issued in connexion with bearer securities.

(2) Subject to sub-regulation (5), where a bearer security has been defaced before it is paid off, the Treasurer shall, upon the owner surrendering the defaced bearer security, authorize the issue to the owner of a bearer security on the same terms and conditions as those on which the defaced bearer security was issued.

(3) A bearer security issued under sub-regulation (2) shall have attached to it interest coupons equivalent to the interest coupons that were attached to the surrendered bearer security at the time of surrender.

(4) Subject to sub-regulation (5), where an interest coupon that has been detached from a bearer security has been defaced before it is paid, the Treasurer shall, upon the owner surrendering the defaced coupon, issue to the owner a coupon equivalent to the coupon that has been defaced.

(5) A defaced bearer security or interest coupon shall not be replaced unless the number of the bearer security or interest coupon, as the case may be, is legible.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 66AA
Replacement of lost, stolen or destroyed bearer securities

66AA. (1) Subject to sub-regulation (5), where a bearer security is lost, stolen or destroyed before it has been paid off, the owner may apply, or (if the owner is a minor) a parent or guardian of the owner may apply on behalf of the owner, to the Treasurer for the issue, in lieu thereof, of a replacement security on the same terms and conditions (including terms and conditions, if any, as to interest) as those on which the lost, stolen or destroyed bearer security was issued.

(2) If the Treasurer is satisfied-
(a) that the bearer security has been lost, stolen or destroyed; and
(b) that the applicant or the minor on whose behalf the application was made (as the case requires) was, at the time of the loss, theft or destruction, the owner of the bearer security, the Treasurer may, upon the applicant giving an indemnity to the satisfaction of the Treasurer to indemnify the Commonwealth against payment of the lost, stolen or destroyed bearer security or of any interest thereon, authorize the issue to the owner, upon such conditions, if any, as the Treasurer determines, of a replacement security in accordance with the application.

(3) A replacement security issued under sub-regulation (2) shall be in the form of subscribed stock and shall be held in the charge of the Registrar.

(4) An amount payable on the redemption of a security issued under Rsub-regulation (2) shall not be payable until a date fixed by the Treasurer, having regard to-
(a) the circumstances in which the original bearer security was lost, stolen or destroyed, as the case may be; and
(b) the possibility, if any, that the original bearer security may be presented for payment.

(5) In this regulation, a reference to a bearer security does not include a reference to an interest coupon that has been detached from a bearer security.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 66AB
Payment of lost, stolen or destroyed coupon

66AB. If the Treasurer is satisfied that an interest coupon that has been detached from a bearer security has been lost, stolen or destroyed before it is paid, the Treasurer may, upon the owner, or (if the owner is a minor), a parent or guardian of the owner, giving an indemnity to the satisfaction of the Treasurer to indemnify the Commonwealth against payment of the coupon, authorize payment of the amount of the coupon to the owner.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 66A
Destruction of bearer securities

66A. (1) Section 12 of the Treasury Bills Act 1914-1940 does not apply to bearer securities or to coupons issued in connexion with bearer securities.

(2) Bearer securities, or coupons issued in connexion with bearer securities, that have been cancelled because they have been paid off and discharged or for any other reason shall be destroyed in the presence of an authorized person, who shall, when the destruction is complete, certify, by writing under his hand, that the bearer securities or coupons have been destroyed in his presence.
(3) In this regulation, "authorized person" means a person authorized by the Secretary.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 66B
Securities that may be accepted in payment of estate duty

66B. Australian Savings Bonds-Series 1, 2 and 3, and any securities that are issued on terms and conditions that include a term or condition that the security is acceptable in payment of estate duty under the Estate Duty Act 1914 at a value to be determined in the manner set out in the term or condition, are prescribed securities that may be accepted under section 52C of the Act in payment of estate duty payable under the Estate Duty Act 1914-
(a) in the case of Australian Savings Bonds-Series 1, 2 and 3-
(i) where securities are presented in payment of estate duty before the
first interest payment date-at face value; or
(ii) where securities are presented in payment of estate duty on or after
the first interest payment date-at a value being the total of the face value and the accrued interest; and
(b) in the case of the other securities referred to in this regulation-at a value determined in the manner referred to in this regulation.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 67
Marksmen

67. Where any person is unable to sign his name instruments required for the purposes of these Regulations shall be executed by him and attested in such manner as the Registrar requires.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 68
Preservation of instruments

68. The Registrar shall preserve all instruments relating to securities until their destruction is authorized by the Treasurer.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 69
General Register of Treasury Bonds

69. The Secretary shall keep a General Register of Bearer Securities.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - REG 70
Returns

70. (1) Each Registrar shall furnish to the Secretary such returns and information as the Secretary requires.

(2) The Registrar shall forward a copy of each return under this regulation to the Auditor-General.

COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK REGULATIONS - SCHEDULE

SCH

THE SCHEDULE

FORM 1 Regulations 7, 16 and 52
AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED
--------------------------------INSCRIBED STOCK
COMMONWEALTH GOVERNMENT
per cent., maturing 19 .

APPLICATION TO PURCHASE SECURITIES OTHERWISE THAN BY PUBLIC TENDER
To the Registrar,
Commonwealth Government Registry of Inscribed
Stock at
I
hereby apply for $ ( dollars) of
We
*and herewith tender the sum of
dollars
in payment for the same, namely- $
Amount of securities purchased ......
Amount of premium ...................
Accrued interest ....................
---------
Total ...........................
---------
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Full Name(s) of Applicant(s) Address(es) Occupation(s)
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(Signatures)
Date
*Insert details of the securities.
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FORM 15
Regulations 16 and 23
AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED
-------------------------- INSCRIBED STOCK
COMMONWEALTH GOVERNMENT
per cent., maturing , 19 .

Commonwealth Government Registry of Inscribed
Stock at
TRANSFER AND ACCEPTANCE
I
We (Name, address and occuptation must be given in full)
hereby assign and transfer unto
(Name, address and occuptation must be given in full)
h
executors, administrators, or assigns, the sum of $
their
Australian
( dollars) ------------------
Commonwealth
Consolidated
my
---------- Inscribed Stock, and all property and interest in and right to
our
the same, and
Government
to the interest accrued thereon.
As witness hand this day of 19 .
Witness
Witness
Witness
Witness
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I
the abovenamed transferee(s) hereby accept the stock mentioned above
We
transferred into
my
our name.

As witness hand this day of 19 .
Witness
Witness
Witness
Witness
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FORM 22
Regulation 28
AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED
--------------------------------
COMMONWEALTH GOVERNMENT INSCRIBED STOCK
per cent., maturing 19
REQUEST FOR TRANSMISSION
To the Registrar,
Commonwealth Government Registry of
Inscribed Stock at
Please have the undermentioned Transmission effected-
From who lately resided
at but who is now*
$ (dollars)
Australian Consolidated
of Commonwealth Government Inscribed Stock to
who reside(s) at
and is a
are and claim(s) by
transmission.
(Occupation)
I
We submit herewith the following documents in support of this claim:
Signature )
)
(The capacity of the person(s) making the request, e.g., "Executor(s)", &c.,
must be shown.)
Witness-Address
Date
* Dead, bankrupt, or insolvent.
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FORM 26
Regulations 41 and 42
AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED
--------------------------------------
COMMONWEALTH GOVERNMENT INSCRIBED STOCK
per cent., maturing 19
APPLICATION FOR THE ISSUE OF BEARER SECURITIES IN EXCHANGE FOR STOCK
To the Registrar,
Commonwealth Government Registry of Inscribed
Stock at
I
We hereby request that $ (
dollars) of the Australian
Consolidated
---------------------
Commonwealth
Government Inscribed Stock
standing in my
our
name(s) be exchanged for bearer securities
It is requested that the bearer
securities be delivered *at
*at the Post Office
to whose signature appears in the margin.

Signature
Address
Date
Witness
Received as undermentioned-
Bearer securities totalling $
(Here insert particulars of the securities)
First interest coupon due
Signature of recipient
*Cross out whichever is inapplicable.

(Signature)
FORM 28
Regulation 43
COMMONWEALTH TREASURY BOND
TRANSFERABLE BY DELIVERY
Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .

$ $
This Bond entitles the bearer to the payment at the Reserve Bank of Australia
at Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart or Launceston
of $ , together with interest thereon at the rate of per centum
per annum in accordance with the attached coupons and such sums are secured on
the Consolidated Revenue of the Commonwealth of Australia.

Principal is repayable on the day of,
19 .

Dated this day of 19 .
Secretary to the Treasury
COMMONWEALTH TREASURY BOND
Coupon for six months' interest on $ repayable 19 .
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FORM 32
Regulation 46
Payable
19 .
No.

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
TREASURY BILL
Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .

TRANSFERABLE BY DELIVERY
This Treasury Bill entitles the Bearer to the payment at
of on the day of, One thousand
nine hundred and, and such sum is secured on the Consolidated
Revenue of the Commonwealth of Australia.
Dated this day of , 19 .
Secretary to the Treasury
FORM 32A
Regulation 46A
(Front of Form)
Series -Finally Repayable , 19 .

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SPECIAL BOND-SERIES
Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .

TRANSFERABLE BY DELIVERY
This Bond of a face value ofentitles the bearer to payment at
the office of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia at Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart or Launceston of the amount indicated hereon, together
with interest on face value at the rates shown hereon in accordance with the
attached coupons and such sums are secured on the Consolidated Revenue of the
Commonwealth of Australia.
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Amount payable at redemption Interest payable each year on 1st
January
and 1st July
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At Maturity (date) $or (subject
to one month's notice) ................ % per annum (date) to (date)
From (date) to (date) $ ................ % per annum (date) to (date)
From (date) to (date) $ ................ % per annum (date) to (date)
From (date) to (date) $ ................ % per annum (date) to (date)
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No person shall be entitled to own Special Bonds-
Series -of a greater value than $ .

Dated this day of , 19 .
(Signature of Treasurer or person
appointed
by the Governor-General)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SPECIAL BOND INTEREST COUPON
%.

Interest for months
(Date of interest payment)
on $
Repayable 19 .
$ (amount of interest)
(Reverse side of Form)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SPECIAL BOND-SERIES
$
Finally repayable , 19 .

(Here insert conditions subject to which interest on Bonds is payable)
FORM 32B
Regulation 46A
(Front of Form)
Series
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SPECIAL BOND
Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .

Transferable by Delivery
This Bond entitles the Bearer to payment at the Reserve Bank of Australia at
Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart or Launceston
of on the
day of, One thousand nine hundred and
.

The Bearer of this Bond is entitled, subject to compliance with the conditions endorsed on the reverse side of this Bond, to have this Bond redeemed at any
time after the day of , One thousand nine hundred and
, at any of the above-mentioned offices. The amount payable on the redemption
of the Bond is that ascertained in accordance with the following table:
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Date of Redemption Amount Payable on Redemption
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The Bearer of this Bond is entitled to payment of interest in accordance with
the attached coupons and the conditions endorsed on the reverse side of this
Bond.

An amount (including an amount of interest) payable on this Bond is secured on the Consolidated Revenue of the Commonwealth of Australia.

Dated this day of , 19 .

Signature of Treasurer or
person appointed by the
Governor-General
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SPECIAL BOND-Series
Interest Coupon
Interest rate
Interest for months
on $(Date of interest payment) Repayable, 19 .
$ (Amount of interest)
(Reverse side of Form)
SPECIAL BOND-Series
$
Maturity Date 19 .
(Here insert Conditions subject to which the Bond is issued).

FORM 32C
Regulation 46A
(Front of Form)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN SAVINGS BOND
SERIES FINALLY REPAYABLE ON 19 .
This Bond entitles the Bearer to payment at the Reserve Bank of Australia at
Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart or Darwin of
on the day of 19 , together with interest thereon at the
rate of per centum per annum in accordance with the attached coupons, and such sums are secured on the Consolidated Revenue of the Commonwealth of
Australia.
The Bearer of this Bond is entitled to have this Bond redeemed prior to
subject to compliance with the conditions endorsed on the reverse of this Bond.
Dated this day of19 .
(Signature of Treasurer
or person appointed by
the Governor-General) Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .
TRANSFERABLE BY DELIVERY
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN SAVINGS BOND INTEREST COUPON
SERIES
% interest for 6 months on (amount of Bond). (Date of interest payment).
Repayable, 19 . (Amount of interest).
(Reverse side of Form)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN SAVINGS BOND
Series
Maturity Date 19 .
(Here insert conditions subject to which Bond is issued).

FORM 33
Regulations 16 and 49A
AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED
----------------------------------------
COMMONWEALTH GOVERNMENT INSCRIBED STOCK
per cent., maturing , 19 .

APPLICATION FOR THE INSCRIPTION OF STOCK IN EXCHANGE FOR
BEARER SECURITIES
To the Registrar,
Commonwealth Government Registry of Inscribed
Stock at
I forward herewith bearer securities, detailed below, of a total value of $
(dollars), with the request that they be exchanged for Australian Consolidated
Inscribed Stock, to be inscribed in
the name(s) of- Commonwealth Government
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Name Address
Occupation
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Bearer security numbers. Next interest payable-
(Here insert particulars of the securities)
(Signature)
Full Address
Date
FORM 38A
Regulation 51A
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
SAVINGS CERTIFICATE
Issued under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-19 .
This Certificate entitles the bearer to payment at the Commonwealth Bank of
Australia at
of the sum of on the day of 19 , and that sum is
secured on the Consolidated Revenue of the Commonwealth of Australia.

Secretary to the Treasury
Signature of Registrar of Inscribed Stock
Registry stamp
FORM 39A
Regulation 48
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
TREASURY NOTE
ISSUED UNDER THE COMMONWEALTH INSCRIBED STOCK ACT 1911-1946
This Treasury Note entitles the Bearer to payment of
dollars on the
day of
One thousand nine hundred and .
The money secured by this Note is payable by the Commonwealth of Australia out
of the Consolidated Revenue Fund.
Payment of the money secured by this Note will be made at .
Issued at this day of
19 .
Signature of Treasurer or person
appointed by the Governor-General