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Broadcasting and Television Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - C2004L04074
  • No longer in force
SR 1984 No. 104 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Broadcasting and Television Regulations.
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Jun-1984
Tabled Senate12-Jun-1984
Gazetted 07 Jun 1984
Date of repeal 05 Oct 1992
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Broadcasting Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1992

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Statutory Rules 1984 No. 1041


Broadcasting and Television Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulation under the Broadcasting and Television Act 1942.

Dated 31 May 1984.



By His Excellency's Command,


Minister of State for Communications


The Broadcasting and Television Regulations are amended by inserting after regulation 5A the following regulation:

Service of notices

"5B. For the purposes of sub-paragraphs 133 (1) (a) (iii) and (b) (ii) of the Act, a notice under a provision of the Act may be served on or given by telegram, telex or facsimile transmission—

(a) in the case of a telegram—by properly addressing, prepaying and sending it to—

(i) if the addressee is a natural person—the address of the place of residence or business of the person last known to the person sending the telegram; or

(ii) if the addressee is a body corporate—the registered office or a principal office of the body corporate; or

(b) in the case of a telex or facsimile transmission—by transmission to the facility last known to the person sending the transmission for the receipt of such a transmission by the addressee,

and, in the absence of evidence to the contrary, shall be considered to have been given at the time the telegram or transmission is received at that address, office or facility.".



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 7 June 1984.

2. Statutory Rules 1966 No. 152 as amended by 1967 No. 167; 1968 No. 112; 1969 No. 165; 1970 Nos. 143 and 196; 1971 No. 163; 1972 No. 162; 1973 Nos. 1,90 and 225.