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SLI 2007 No. 303 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Regulations 2005 to prescribe several categories of building work to which the requirement that an accredited person is engaged to undertake the work does not apply, including where building work that is directly funded by the Australian Government has a value of less than $3 million, where building work is indirectly funded and the Australian Government contribution to the project is less than $5 million and that contribution represents no more than 50 per cent of the total construction project value, or the Australian Government contribution to the project is less than $10 million irrespective of the total project value, and where the building work is undertaken by a subcontractor.
Administered by: DEWR
Registered 27 Sep 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Feb-2008
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Employment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Amendment Regulations 2007 (No. 2)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2007 No. 303

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 Building and Construction Industry Improvement Act 2005.

Dated 26 September 2007

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

JOE HOCKEY


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Amendment Regulations 2007 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 October 2007.

3              Amendment of Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Regulations 2005

                Schedule 1 amends the Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Regulations 2005.

4              Transitional

                Regulation 24 of the Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Accreditation Scheme) Regulations 2005, as in force immediately before 1 October 2007 continues to apply to building work under a contract entered into before 1 March 2006.


Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Part 3

substitute

Part 3                 Prescribed building work

24            Prescribed building work

         (1)   For subsection 35 (4) of the Act, the following building work is prescribed:

                (a)    building work that is carried out outside Australia;

               (b)    building work under a contract:

                          (i)    entered into on or after 1 March 2006 but before 1 October 2007; and

                         (ii)    that has a value of less than $6 000 000;

                (c)    building work:

                          (i)    under a contract with a value of less than $3 000 000; and

                         (ii)    that forms part of a project that is directly funded by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority;

               (d)    building work which forms part of a project that is indirectly funded by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority, unless:

                          (i)    the building work is carried out under a contract with a value of greater than $3 000 000; and

                         (ii)    the contribution made to the funding of the project by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority:

                                   (A)     is at least $5 000 000; and

                                   (B)     represents at least 50% of the total funding; and

                                   (C)     is made on or after 1 October 2007;

                (e)    building work which forms part of a project that is indirectly funded by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority, unless:

                          (i)    the building work is carried out under a contract with a value of greater than $3 000 000; and

                         (ii)    the contribution made to the funding of the project by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth authority:

                                   (A)     is $10 000 000 or more; and

                                   (B)     is made on or after 1 October 2007;

                (f)    building work carried out by a subcontractor.

         (2)   In this regulation:

project means building work consisting of a number of separate contracts.

subcontractor means a builder who carries out some or all of the building work, under a contract with another builder who:

                (a)    carries out some of the building work; or

               (b)    arranges for the building work to be carried out.


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.