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Domicile Regulations

Authoritative Version
SR 1982 No. 401 Regulations as made
Principal 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 HR21-Apr-1983
Tabled Senate21-Apr-1983
Gazetted 31 Dec 1982
Date of repeal 01 Apr 2019
Repealed by Sunsetting

Statutory Rules 1982 No. 4011


Domicile Regulations

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 Domicile Act 1982.

            Dated 20 December 1982.

                                                                                                             N. M. STEPHEN


     By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Communications
for and on behalf of the Attorney-General



          1.    These Regulations may be cited as the Domicile Regulations.


          2.    In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears, “the Act” means the Domicile Act 1982.

Declaration of Territories to which the Act extends

          3.    For the purposes of sub-section 3 (6) of the Act, the Territory of Christmas Island, the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands and the Territory of Norfolk Island, being external Territories, are declared to be Territories to which the Act extends.



1.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 31 December 1982.