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SLI 2008 No. 39 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Workplace Relations Regulations 2006 to provide that an application for full registration by a Transitionally Registered Association (TRA) under section 19 of Schedule 1 to the Workplace Relations Act 1996 can not be granted unless the rules of the TRA limit its coverage to the State in which it is or was originally registered.
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Registered 27 Mar 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR13-May-2008
Tabled Senate13-May-2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Employment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Workplace Relations Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 2)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 39

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 Workplace Relations Act 1996.

Dated 27 March 2008



By His Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Workplace Relations Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Workplace Relations Regulations 2006

                Schedule 1 amends the Workplace Relations Regulations 2006.

Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)


[1]           Chapter 6, Part 4, regulation 4.3, heading


4.3           Other criteria for registration of transitionally registered association — being substantially identical to another body

[2]           Chapter 6, Part 4, after regulation 4.3


4.4           Other criteria for registration of transitionally registered association — coverage rules

                Section 19 of the Registration and Accountability of Organisations Schedule applies in relation to the association as if the section required the Commission to refuse to grant an application for registration made by the association unless the rules of the association state that the association is eligible to represent members only within the State in which it had been registered as a State‑registered association immediately before its registration as a transitionally registered association.


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