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Citizenship Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B02472
  • No longer in force
SR 1965 No. 146 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Citizenship Regulations.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Gazetted 14 Oct 1965
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2007
Repealed by Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007


1965 No. 146



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL in and over the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Nationality and Citizenship Act 1948-1960.

Dated this seventh day of October, 1965.



By His Excellency’s Command,

Signature of Hubert Opperman

Minister of State for Immigration.


Amendments of the Citizenship Regulations†

Countries to which section 7 of the Act applies.

1. Regulation 5a of the Citizenship Regulations is amended—

(a) by omitting paragraph (a) and inserting in its stead the following paragraph:—

“(a) the Federal Republic of Nigeria;”; and

(b) by omitting paragraphs (j) to (l), inclusive, and inserting in their stead the following paragraphs:—

“(j) Malta;

“(k) the United Republic of Tanzania;

“(l) the Republic of Zambia;

“(m) The Gambia; and

“(n) Southern Rhodesia.”.

Registration of births abroad.

2. Regulation 7 of the Citizenship Regulations is amended by omitting sub-regulations (4.) and (5.).


* Notified in the Commonwealth Gazette on 14 October, 1965.

† Statutory Rules 1960, No. 62, as amended by Statutory Rules 1961, No. 120; 1964, No. 1; and 1965, No. 8.

8834/65.—Price 6d. (5c)                                                                                                                        10/9.9.1965