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SR 1998 No. 231 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) (Waste Management) Regulations.
Administered by: DEW
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Nov-1998
Tabled Senate10-Nov-1998
Gazetted 22 Jul 1998
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1998    No. 2311


Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) (Waste Management) Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980.

Dated 15 July 1998.

                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE

By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister for the Environment



1.   Commencement

1.1   These Regulations commence on gazettal.

2.   Amendment

2.1   The Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) (Waste Management) Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

3.   Regulation 10 (Destination of waste removed)

3.1   Paragraph 10 (a):

Omit “were”, substitute “was”.

4.   Regulation 19 (Cleaning up waste disposal sites and abandoned work sites)

4.1   Subregulation 19 (2):

Omit “is being”, substitute “has been, or is being,”.

4.2   Paragraph 19 (2) (b):

Omit the paragraph.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 22 July 1998.

2.   Statutory Rules 1994 No. 36.