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SLI 2005 No. 78 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989.
Administered by: Infrastructure and Transport
Registered 12 May 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-May-2005
Tabled Senate14-Jun-2005
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Infrastructure and Regional Development (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Motor Vehicle Standards Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2005 No. 78

I, JOHN LANDY, Administrator of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989.

Dated 11 May 2005

JOHN LANDY

Administrator

By the Administrator’s Command

JAMES ERIC LLOYD


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Motor Vehicle Standards Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

                Schedule 1 amends the Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989.

4              Transitional

                Regulation 17, as in force immediately before the commencement of these amendments, continues to apply in the following circumstances:

                (a)    a person intending to import a vehicle paid an amount in relation to the intended importation of the vehicle before 7 February 2005;

               (b)    the vehicle was not imported before the commencement of these amendments;

                (c)    the vehicle was manufactured before 1 January 1991;

               (d)    an application, made by the person, requesting the minister’s approval to import the vehicle is received by the Department before 1 January 2006.



 

Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Subregulation 4 (3)

omit

a compliance plate

insert

an identification plate

[2]           Before regulation 7

insert

7A           Definition of manufacture for Division 4.1

                In this Division:

manufacture does not include modify.

[3]           Paragraph 13 (a)

substitute

                (a)    the vehicle has been owned and used by the applicant for a continuous period of at least:

                          (i)    for a vehicle owned by the applicant before 9 May 2000 — 3 months; or

                         (ii)    in any other case — 12 months; and

[4]           Paragraph 15 (1) (b)

substitute

               (b)    the vehicle was first manufactured after 31 December 1988; and

[5]           Paragraph 16 (c)

substitute

                (c)    the vehicle was first manufactured after 31 December 1988.

[6]           Regulation 17

substitute

17            Approval to import vehicles of a certain age without identification plates

                The Minister must approve an application to import a nonstandard road vehicle, or a vehicle that does not have an identification plate, if the vehicle was manufactured before 1 January 1989.

[7]           Regulation 21

omit

15 (2) (a), 16 (2) (a) and 20 (1) (b) of the Act.

insert

15 (2) (a) and 20 (1) (b) of the Act.

[8]           Subregulation 24 (7)

substitute

         (7)   A vehicle is not eligible to be entered on the register if:

                (a)    it is in the TA, TB, TC or TD vehicle category; or

               (b)    it was manufactured before 1 January 1989.

[9]           Paragraphs 26 (c) and (d)

substitute

                (c)    to restrict the year range of eligibility to road vehicles that were first manufactured after 31 December 1988; or

               (d)    to extend the year range of eligibility to road vehicles that were first manufactured after 31 December 1988; or

[10]         Regulation 27

omit

Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.frli.gov.au.