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SR 2001 No. 213 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Regulations 1995.
Administered by: DOTARS
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR20-Aug-2001
Tabled Senate20-Aug-2001
Gazetted 17 Aug 2001
Date of repeal 12 Feb 2009
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Road Charges Legislation Repeal and Amendment Act 2008

Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1)1

Statutory Rules 2001 No. 2132

I, PETER JOHN HOLLINGWORTH, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Act 1993.

Dated 16 August 2001

PETER HOLLINGWORTH

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

JOHN ANDERSON


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 October 2001.

3              Amendment of Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Regulations 1995

                Schedule 1 amends the Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Regulations 1995.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]         After regulation 2

insert

2AA        Alteration of amounts specified in the Schedule to the Act

                For section 4 of the Act, the annual registration charges specified under headings 1, 2, 3 and 4 of Part 2 of the Schedule to the Act are altered so as to be as set out in Schedule 1 to these Regulations.

[2]         Regulation 3

omit

the Schedule to these Regulations

insert

Schedule 2 to these Regulations

[3]         Subregulations 4 (2) and (3)

omit each reference to

the Schedule

insert

Schedule 2

[4]         After regulation 4

insert

Schedule 1        Annual registration charges

(regulation 2AA)

Note   Under section 4 of the Act, the regulations may alter the amounts specified in the Schedule to the Act in relation to a year, but any alteration in relation to a year must not increase or decrease the amounts applicable to the previous year by more than 5%. The alterations made by regulation 2AA and this Schedule increase the amounts specified in Part 2 of the Schedule to the Act by 3.3%, taken to the nearest dollar.

1       Load carrying vehicles

 

Item

Vehicle type

2-axle

3-axle

4-axle

5-axle

1

Truck (type 1)

$310

$620

$930

$930

2

Truck (type 2)

$516

$826

$2 066

$2 066

3

Short combination truck

$568

$2 066

$2 066

$2 066

4

Medium combination truck

$3 925

$3 925

$4 235

$4 235

5

Long combination truck

$5 423

$5 423

$5 423

$5 423

6

Short combination prime mover

$1 343

$3 512

$4 545

$4 545

7

Medium combination prime mover

$4 132

$5 165

$5 681

$5 681

8

Long combination prime mover

$5 165

$5 165

$5 681

$5 681

 

2       Load carrying trailer, converter dolly and low loader dolly

The amount of the charge applicable to a load carrying trailer, a converter dolly or a low loader dolly is worked out using the formula:

                                              

3       Buses

 

Item

Bus type

2-axle

3-axle

4-axle

1

Bus (type 1)

$310

 

 

2

Bus (type 2)

$516

$1 291

$1 291

3

Articulated bus

 

$516

$516

 

4       Special purpose vehicles

 

Item

Special purpose vehicle type

Charge

1

Special purpose vehicle (type p)

No charge

2

Special purpose vehicle (type t)

$207

3

Special purpose vehicle (type o)

The amount calculated using the formula:

Note   Part 2 of the Schedule to the Act provides (under heading 5) that, if a vehicle falls within 2 or more of the specified categories, the charge for the vehicle is the higher or highest of the charges that could apply to the vehicle.

[5]         Schedule, heading

substitute

Schedule 2        Axle loads

(regulations 3 and 4)

Notes

1.       These Regulations amend Statutory Rules 1995 No. 42, as amended by 2000 No. 88.

2.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 17 August 2001.