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MARA Prescribed Exam Notice (31/05/2006)

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Notices & Notifications as made
Migration Agents Registration Authority Prescribed Exam Notice 31/05/2006.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
Registered 01 Jun 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR13-Jun-2006
Tabled Senate13-Jun-2006
Date of repeal 01 Oct 2006
Repealed by Revoked by Migration Agents Regulations 1998 - Specification under regulation 5(1)(c) - Prescribed Exams for Applicants for Registration as a Migration Agent (September 2006).

Migration Agents Registration Authority



Migration Act 1958


Migration Agents Regulations 1998





Section 289A(c) of the Migration Act 1958 (the ‘Act’) requires applicants to complete a prescribed course within the prescribed period and to have passed a prescribed exam within the prescribed period.


The Migration Agents Registration Authority, acting under subregulation 5(1)(c) of the Migration Agents Regulations 1998, in accordance with section 289A(c) of the Act, hereby:


(1)       REVOKES the notice entitled MARA PRESCRIBED EXAMINATION NOTICE, published on 22/06/2004 by the Migration Agents Registration Authority; and


(2)       APPROVES the following exams as prescribed exams for the purposes of section 289A(c). Either:


(a)              the Migration Advice Professional Knowledge Entrance Examination;




(b)              “The common assessment items relating to registration”, which form part of the Graduate Certificate in Australian Migration Law and Practice at The Australian National University, Griffith University, Murdoch University and Victoria University.



Dated 31 May 2006.



Venie Ann Moser  Authorised Officer for the:

Migration Agents Registration Authority