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SLI 2006 No. 143 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Tradespersons' Rights (Cost Recovery) Regulations 1993 to remove the $100 application fee charged for an application for a trade certificate where the applicant has already had his or her skills assessed by Trades Recognition Australia for the purposes of the Skilled Migration Programme. The proposed Regulations would also insert a new regulation to prescribe an application fee of $300 in respect of a reapplication.
Administered by: DEWR
Registered 23 Jun 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Tradespersons’ Rights (Cost Recovery) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2006 No. 143

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Act 1946.

Dated 22 June 2006

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

KEVIN ANDREWS


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Tradespersons’ Rights (Cost Recovery) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 July 2006.

3              Amendment of Tradespersons’ Rights (Cost Recovery) Regulations 1993

                Schedule 1 amends the Tradespersons’ Rights (Cost Recovery) Regulations 1993.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Subregulation 3 (1)

after

Subject to subregulations (3) and (4)

insert

and regulation 4

[2]           Subregulation 3 (3)

omit

The fee payable to the Department in respect of an application for a trade certificate is $100 if:

insert

No fee is payable to the Department in respect of an application for a trade certificate if:

[3]           After regulation 3

insert

4              Application fee — reapplication after unsuccessful application

         (1)   This regulation applies if:

                (a)    an application for a trade certificate (the original application) is refused; and

               (b)    the applicant subsequently applies for the same kind of trade certificate (the new application).

         (2)   If the new application includes information that was not available to the committee for the purposes of the original application, the fee payable to the Department in respect of the new application is $300.

         (3)   If the new application does not include information that was not available to the committee for the purposes of the original application:

                (a)    the fee payable to the Department in respect of the new application is $300; but

               (b)    if a trade certificate is granted on the basis of the new application:

                          (i)    the amount of the fee in respect of the new application is taken to become zero; and

                         (ii)    the Secretary must refund to the applicant the amount paid in respect of the new application.


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.