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Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations (Amendment)

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  • - F1996B02087
  • No longer in force
SR 1991 No. 66 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations.
Administered by: DOTARS
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-May-1991
Tabled Senate07-May-1991
Gazetted 17 Apr 1991
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Infrastructure and Regional Development (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Statutory  Rules  1991   No. 661

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Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 2 (Amendment)

 

 

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989.

 

       Dated 10 April 1991.

 

                                                                                          BILL HAYDEN

                                                                                         Governor-General

       By His Excellency’s Command,

 

 

 

BOB BROWN

Minister of State for Land Transport

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1.   Amendment

1.1   The Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

 

 

2.   Regulation 4 (Arrangements under sections 9 and 10 of the Act—procedures)

2.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

3.   Regulation 5 (Arrangements under section 10 of the Act—applications and authority to place compliance plates on road vehicles)

3.1   Subregulation 5 (2):

Omit “approved under regulation 4,”, substitute “determined under section 9 of the Act,”.

 

 

4.   Regulation 9 (Nonstandard road vehicles—importation)

4.1   Subregulation 9 (2):

Omit “The Minister”, substitute “Subject to subregulation (5), the Minister”.

 

4.2   Subregulation 9 (4):

Omit “granting of an approval”, substitute “holding of a current approval”.

 

4.3   Subregulation 9 (5):

Omit the subregulation, substitute:

             “(5)  The Minister must approve an application to import a nonstandard road vehicle in relation to which an application has been made if:

               (a)  the vehicle has been owned and used for a period of at least 3 months by a person who:

                           (i)  is making the application; and

                          (ii)  is:

                                     (A)   an Australian citizen or an Australian permanent resident; or

                                     (B)   a person who has applied to become an Australian citizen or an Australian permanent resident;

                                 at the time that the vehicle is imported; and

                         (iii)  is of an age that entitles him or her to hold a licence or a permit to drive a road vehicle of that type; and

               (b)  the vehicle complies with any requirements as to safety that are imposed in respect of the vehicle by the Minister; and

               (c)  the vehicle is the only nonstandard road vehicle:

                           (i)  to which paragraphs (a) and (b) apply; and

                          (ii)  that the person has imported during a period of not less          than 12 months duration ending on the day on which the first-mentioned road vehicle is landed in Australia; and

 

              (d)  the person who owns the vehicle agrees to comply with a condition (if any) imposed by the Minister under subregulation (6).”.

4.4   Add at the end:

             “(7)  If:

              (a)   an approval has been granted to a person; and

              (b)   the approval is subject to conditions; and

              (c)   the person fails to comply with those conditions;

the Minister may revoke the approval.”.

 

 

5.   Regulation 16 (Saving—approvals given before the

 commencement of these Regulations)

5.1   Subregulation 16 (3):

Omit “party”, substitute “partly”.

 

 

6.   Schedule

6.1   Omit the Schedule, substitute:

 

 

                                                  SCHEDULE                           Regulation 13

 

FEES

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Column 1          Column 2                                                                                              Column 3

Item No.            Matter                                                                                                             Fee

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                                                                                                                                                          $

1                          Granting of authority to place a compliance plate (or an

                            identification plate) on a road motor vehicle of a particular

                            type (other than a motor cycle) - for each vehicle                                 5.00

 

2                          Granting of authority to place a compliance plate (or an

                            identification plate) on a road vehicle that is a motor

                            cycle - for each vehicle                                                                               2.50

 

3                          Lodging an application to import a road vehicle or

                            vehicles - for each application                                                                50.00

 

4                          Lodging an application for authority to place a compliance

                            plate (or an identification plate) on a road motor vehicle

                            of a particular type if not more than 100 vehicles or

                            derivatives of that type are built or imported in a year                    500.00

 

 

SCHEDULE—continued

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Column 1          Column 2                                                                                              Column 3

Item No.            Matter                                                                                                             Fee

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5                          Supply of a blank of a compliance plate or a blank of an

                            identification plate for completion by a person authorised

                            to place the plate on a road motor vehicle - for each blank                2.50

 

6                          For a road trailer:

                            (a)    granting of authority to place a compliance plate

                                      (or an identification plate) that has been supplied by

                                      the Minister on a road trailer of a particular type within

                                      the meaning of subregulation 5(5):

                                     (i)   for the first road trailer of that type                                     157.00

                                    (ii)   for every other road trailer of that type                                58.00

                            (b)    granting of an authority to place a compliance plate

                                      (or an identification plate) that has been supplied by

                                      the Minister on any other road trailer                                         133.00

 

7                          Lodging:

                            (a)    an application for an authority of a type referred to

                                      in item 6; or

                            (b)    an application for the variation of an authority of a

                                      type referred to in item 6 that is not the first

                                      application for the variation of that authority                           33.00

 

8                          Lodging:

                            (a)    an application under subregulation 12(1) for an

                                      approval under subregulation 12(2); or

                            (b)    an application under subregulation 12(4) for the

                                      variation of an approval under subregulation 12(2)

                                      that is not the first application for the variation of

                                      that approval                                                                                  133.00

 

9                          Granting of an approval under subregulation 12(2) in

                            relation to the sub-assembly of a road trailer                                    258.00

 

 

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NOTES

 

1.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 17 April 1991.

 

2.      Statutory Rules 1989 No. 202.