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SR 1992 No. 97 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Home Affairs
General Comments: This instrument was repealed by the Migration Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 4) Regulations 2017 on 18 November 2017. The repealing instrument is disallowed in full by the Senate at 17:00 on 5 December 2017. This instrument is therefore revived with effect from the day and time of disallowance as if it had not been repealed.

This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR28-Apr-1992
Tabled Senate28-Apr-1992
Gazetted 14 Apr 1992
Date of repeal 01 Oct 2018
Repealed by Sunsetting








Statutory  Rules  1992   No. 971




Migration (Health Services) Charge Regulations



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Migration Act 1958.


          Dated 7 April 1992.


                                                                                         BILL HAYDEN


          By His Excellency’s Command,




Minister of State for Immigration, Local

Government and Ethnic Affairs




                1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Migration (Health Services) Charge Regulations.


[NOTE:  These Regulations commence on gazettal:  see Acts Interpretation Act 1901, s. 48]



                2.  In these Regulations:

charge” has the same meaning as in the Migration (Health Services) Charge Act 1991.



Refund of charge

                3.  A charge paid by a person to whom a visa has been issued is to be refunded:

               (a)  if:

                           (i)  the visa is cancelled; and

                          (ii)  the person does not travel to Australia in reliance on that visa before the visa is cancelled; or

               (b)  if:

                           (i)  the visa expires; and

                          (ii)  the person does not travel to Australia in reliance on that visa before the visa expires.




1.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 14 April 1992.