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Healthcare Regulations 1991 (NI)

Reg No. 5 of 1991
Other document - Other as made
This is a regulation of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure and Regional Development
Registered 16 Dec 2015
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2016
Repealed by Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015


NORFOLK                            ISLAND





[Consolidated as at 30 June 2014

on the authority of the Administrator

and in accordance with the Enactments Reprinting Act 1980]




         1.      Short title

         2.      Commencement

         3.      Exceptions from cover

         4.      Reimbursement of charges

         5.      Time for making an application under the Act




NORFOLK                            ISLAND



Healthcare Regulations 1991



Short title

      1.         These Regulations may be cited as the Healthcare Regulations 1991.


      2.         These Regulations come into operation on 1 November 1991.

Exceptions from cover

      3.         For the purposes of subparagraph 19(1)(c)(iii) of the Healthcare Act 1989, the Employment Act 1988 is prescribed.

Reimbursement of charges  

      4.         In accordance with the provisions of paragraph 19(1A)(ii) of the principal Act the amount prescribed for the purposes of subsection 19(1A) is─

      (a)        in respect of an eligible person who is a single person─$2,000; and

      (b)        in respect of the nuclear family of which the eligible person is a member ─$2,500.”.

Time for making an application under the Act

      5.         An application made under section 24B in respect of a year ending on June 30 must be made and have been received by the Manager on or before September 30 following.

Note:       The Manager is the Manager of Norfolk Island Healthcare Fund and the Norfolk Island Medical Evacuation Fund in accordance with section 7B and the Act.




The Healthcare Regulations 1991 as shown in this consolidation comprises Regulations No. 5 of 1991 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.


Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision


Healthcare Regulations 1991

5, 1991









Healthcare (Amendment) Regulations 2012

1, 2012







[previously consolidated as at 1 July 2012]







Healthcare (Amendment) Regulations 2014

5, 2014











Table of Amendments


ad =    added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs =      repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected



1, 2012




5, 2014




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