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IMMI 07/061 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies classes of temporary visas, the holders of which will be able to access English courses and citizenship courses.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
Registered 30 Aug 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate10-Sep-2007
Tabled HR11-Sep-2007
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2011
Repealed by Immigration (Education) Act 1971 - Specification under subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) - English Courses for Holders of Certain Temporary Visas - December 2010

 


Commonwealth of Australia

 

Immigration (Education) Act 1971

                                                                          

 

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

(SUBPARAGRAPHS 4(b)(ii) AND 4(c)(ii))

 

I, KEVIN ANDREWS, Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, acting under subparagraphs 4(b)(ii) and 4(c)(ii) of the Immigration (Education) Act 1971 (‘the Act’):

 

1.         REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 06/030, signed on 30 June 2006, specifying 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);

(h)                Skilled – Regional Sponsored (Subclass 475);

(i)                  Skilled – Regional Sponsored (Subclass 487).

 

 

This Instrument, IMMI 07/061, commences on 1 September 2007.

 

 

Dated                28 August 2007

 

 

 

KEVIN ANDREWS

Minister for Immigration and Citizenship

 

 

 

[NOTE 1:                Subsection 56(1) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 provides that in particular circumstances a requirement that an Instrument is published in the Gazette is satisfied if the Instrument is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

NOTE 2:  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 3:  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.]