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SR 1994 No. 49 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Industry, Innovation and Science
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate17-Mar-1994
Tabled HR22-Mar-1994
Gazetted 11 Mar 1994
Date of repeal 01 Sep 2018
Repealed by Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) Regulations 2018

Statutory Rules 1994   No. 491

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Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) 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 Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) Act 1981.

Dated 4 March 1994.

 

                                                                                    BILL HAYDEN

                                                                                   Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command,

 

 

D. BEDDALL

Minister for Resources

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Citation

               1.   These Regulations may be cited as the Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) Regulations.

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

Interpretation

               2.   In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears:

“the Act” means the Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) Act 1981.

Amount of exploration licence fee

               3.   For the purposes of subsection 4 (1) of the Act, the amount of an exploration licence fee for a year of the term of the licence is:

             (a)   $600; or

             (b)   $20 for each block covered by the licence;

 whichever is the greater at the beginning of that year.

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NOTE

1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette  on 11 March 1994.