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Foreign Judgments Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B00740
  • No longer in force
SR 1994 No. 283 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Foreign Judgments Regulations.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-Aug-1994
Tabled Senate01-Sep-1994
Gazetted 23 Aug 1994
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Statutory Rules 1994   No. 2831


Foreign Judgments Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and being satisfied, in respect of the United Kingdom, of the matters specified in subsection 5 (3) of the Foreign Judgments Act 1991, make the following Regulations under that Act.

Dated 16 August 1994.


                                                                                    BILL HAYDEN


By His Excellency’s Command,






1.   Commencement

1.1   These Regulations commence on 1 September 1994.

2.   Amendment

2.1   The Foreign Judgments Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

3.   Regulation 5 (Specified inferior courts)

3.1    Add at the end:

           “(2)   Part 2 of the Act extends in relation to the following inferior courts of the United Kingdom:

             (a)   County Courts (England and Wales);

             (b)   County Courts (Northern Ireland);

             (c)   Sheriff Courts (Scotland).”.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 23 August 1994.

2.   Statutory Rules 1992 No. 321 as amended by 1993 No. 143.