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SR 1988 No. 313 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate05-Dec-1988
Tabled HR21-Dec-1988
Gazetted 02 Dec 1988
Date ceased to have effect 28 Jun 2002
Ceased by Snowy Hydro Corporatisation (Consequential Amendments) Act 1997
Ceasing Comments The Seat of Government (Administration) Regulations only had effect for the purposes of section 12BA of the Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910. That section was repealed by Schedule 7, item 1 of the Snowy Hydro Corporatisation (Consequential Amendments) Act 1997.
Date of repeal 21 Mar 2019
Repealed by Seat of Government (Administration) Repeal Regulations 2019

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

Statutory Rules 1988 No. 3131


Seat of Government (Administration)


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 Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910.

Dated 24 November 1988.



By His Excellency’s Command,

Clyde Holding

Minister of State for the Arts and Territories



1. These Regulations may be cited as the Seat of Government (Administration) Regulations.


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

“the Act” means the Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910.

Prescribed body for the purposes of section 12ba of the Act

3. For the purposes of section 12ba of the Act, the body called the Australian Capital Territory Electricity and Water Authority, being the body referred to in subsection 4 (1) of the Electricity and Water Ordinance 1988, is a prescribed body.



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 2 December 1988.

Printed by Authority by the Commonwealth Government Printer

(S.R. 259/88)—Cat. No.                                                                                                                               16/13.9.1988