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IMMI 06/030 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies classes of visas the holders of which are eligible for english and citizenship courses.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
Registered 30 Jun 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 01 Sep 2007
Repealed by Revoked by Immigration (Education) Act 1971 - Specification under section 4(b)(ii) and 4(c)(ii) - English Courses and Citizenship Courses Held for Holders of Certain Temporary Visas - August 2007.

 


Commonwealth of Australia

 

Immigration (Education) Act 1971

                                                                          

 

ENGLISH COURSES AND CITIZENSHIP COURSES HELD FOR HOLDERS OF CERTAIN TEMPORARY VISAS

(SECTIONS 4(b)(ii) AND 4(c)(ii))

 

I, ANDREW ROBB, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs, acting under subparagraphs 4(b)(ii) and 4(c)(ii) of the Immigration (Education) Act 1971 (‘the Act’):

 

1.         REVOKE the Instrument signed 5 August 2004 that specifies temporary visas for the purposes of subparagraphs 4(b)(ii) and 4(c)(ii) of the Act; AND

 

2.         SPECIFY, for the purposes of subparagraphs 4(b)(ii) and 4(c)(ii) of the Act, the following classes of temporary visas:

 

(a)                Business Skills (Provisional) (Class UR);

(b)               Interdependency (Provisional) (Class UG);

(c)                Partner (Provisional) (Class UF);

(d)               Partner (Temporary) (Class UK);

(e)                Resolution of Status (Temporary) (Class UH);

(f)                 Skilled Designated Area Sponsored (Provisional) (Class UZ);

(g)                Skilled Independent Regional (Provisional) (Class UX);

 

 

This Instrument has effect from 1 July 2006.

 

 

Dated                   30 June                         2006

 

 

ANDREW ROBB

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs

 

 

 

 

NOTE 1:  Subparagraph 4(b)(ii) of the Act provides the Minister may arrange for English courses and citizenship courses to be provided in Australia for persons who hold a temporary visa of a class specified by the Minister by notice published in the Gazette.

NOTE 2:  Subparagraph 4(c)(ii) of the Act provides the Minister may arrange for English courses and citizenship courses to be provided in the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands or in the Territory of Christmas Island for persons in the Territory concerned who hold a temporary visa of a class specified by the Minister by notice published in the Gazette.]