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Waste Management Regulations 2004 (NI)

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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, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 02 Dec 2019
Start Date 13 Aug 2019

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Waste Management Regulations 2004

No. 1, 2004

Compilation No. 2

Compilation date:                              13 August 2019

Includes amendments up to:            Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (No. 2, 2015) as amended up to Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019 (F2019L01048)

 


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

Waste Management Regulations 2004

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

 

      1.         Short title

      2.         Interpretation

      2A.      Prescribed vehicles

      3.         Imposition of levy

      4.         Definitions

      6.         Authorised receptacle for disposal of asbestos

 


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Waste Management Regulations 2004

 

Short title

      1.         These regulations may be cited as the Waste Management Regulations 2004.

Interpretation

      2.         In these regulations, unless the contrary intention appears  —

“Act” means the Waste Management Act 2003.

“motor vehicle” has the same meaning as in the Traffic Act 2010.

Prescribed vehicles

      2A.      For the purposes of subsection 8(4) of the Act, a motor vehicle is a prescribed vehicle.

Imposition of levy

      3.         (1)        Save as provided in subregulations (2) and (3), a levy is imposed upon all goods imported into Norfolk Island, other than —

      (a)        mail; and

      (b)        personal effects accompanying a passenger arriving by air upon which no air freight or import duty is paid or payable; and

      (ba)      a coffin or similar receptacle containing the body of a deceased person, or an urn or other container containing the ashes of a deceased person; and

at the rate of  —

      (c)        if imported by sea - $41 per cubic metre or per tonne which ever is the greater; and

      (d)       if imported by air - $41 per cubic metre or tonne (whichever is greater).

                  (2)        A levy is imposed upon each container of livestock, being containers of equine or bovine animals, imported into Norfolk Island whether by sea or by air, at the rate of $150 per container.

                  (3)        Levy is imposed on a motor vehicle imported into Norfolk Island, whether imported by sea or air, at the rate of $100 per cubic metre or tonne (whichever is greater).

Note:          This regulation was amended by the operation of the Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Statutory Appointments and Other Matters) Ordinance 2018. The amendments apply from 1 October 2018: see Division 16 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015.

Definitions

      4.         In these regulations―

“asbestos” means the fibrous form of the mineral silicates belonging to the serpentine and amphibole groups of rock-forming minerals, including the following:

      (a)        actinolite;

      (b)        amosite (brown asbestos);

      (c)        anthophyllite;

      (d)       crocidolite (blue asbestos);

      (e)        chrysotile (white asbestos);

      (f)        tremolite.

      “asbestos product” means anything that contains asbestos and includes building products known as ‘fibro’, ‘super 6’, shadow line’, compressed fibro’, “hardi plank’, ‘hardi flex’, and ‘AC sheet’ that contain asbestos as well as pipes, lagging, asbestos rope, and insulation.

Authorised receptacle for disposal of asbestos

      6.         (1)        For the purpose of section 13 the authorised receptacle for the disposal of asbestos, asbestos product and material containing asbestos is a heavy duty plastic (200 microns thickness at least) bag or container approved by an authorised officer in accordance with guidelines approved by the executive member in accordance with section 18.

                  (2)        An authorised receptacle must be correctly packed and labelled before being accepted for disposal at the Waste Management Centre.

NOTES

The Waste Management Regulations 2004 as shown in this consolidation comprises regulations No. 1 of 2004 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

 

Enactment

Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

 

 

 

 

Waste Management Regulations 2004

1, 2004

17.2.04

 

 

 

 

 

Waste Management (Amendment) Regulations 2004

15, 2004

1.10.04

 

 

 

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 20 April 2007]

 

 

 

 

Waste Management (Amendment) Regulations 2007

 

6, 2007

1.4.07

3

 

 

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 21 May 2007]

 

 

 

 

Waste Management (Amendment) Regulations 2009

7, 2009

30.6.09

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 2 July 2009]

 

Waste Management (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2009

12, 2009

24.12.2009

(new levy to have effect from 1.1.2010)

 

 

 

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 18 March 2010]

 

Waste Management (Amendment) Regulations 2012

5, 2012

29.6.2012

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 1 July 2012]

 

Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2012

[to substitute throughout —Commonwealth Minister for Minister; and to substitute Minister for executive member]

14, 2012

28.12.12

 

 

Ordinance

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)
(now cited as Norfolk Island Continued Laws  Ordinance 2015 (see F2015L01491))

17 June 2015 (F2015L00835)

18 June 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

Sch 1 (items 344, 345, 382–396)

as amended by

 

 

 

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Statutory Appointments and Other Matters) Ordinance 2018

28 Sept 2018 (F2018L01378)

Sch 1 (item 62): 29 Sept 2018 (s 2(1) item 1)

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019

12 Aug 2019 (F2019L01048)

Sch 1 (item 107): 13 Aug 2019 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Table of Amendments

 

ad = added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs = repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected

2

am

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2018L01378)

2A

ad

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2018L01378)

3

rs

Reg 1, 5, 2004

 

am

Reg 6, 2007; Reg 12, 2009; Reg 5, 2012; Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2018L01378)

4

rep

Reg 15, 2004

 

ad

Reg 7, 2009

5

ad

Reg 7, 2009

 

rep

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2019L01048)

6

ad

Reg 7, 2009

Schedule/Table 1

rep

Reg 15, 2004

Schedule 1

ad

Reg 7, 2009

 

rep

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2019L01048)