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SLI 2009 No. 57 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983 to increase fees payable for permits.
Administered by: Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
Made 09 Apr 2009
Registered 16 Apr 2009
Tabled HR 12 May 2009
Tabled Senate 12 May 2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 57

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981.

Dated 9 April 2009

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor‑General

By Her Excellency’s Command

PETER ROBERT GARRETT


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983

                Schedule 1 amends the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983.

4              Transitional

                Despite the repeal by these Regulations of regulations 5 and 5A of the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983, those regulations continue to have effect in relation to applications for permits, and any other applications, made before the commencement of these Regulations.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

 

[1]           Regulations 5 and 5A

substitute

5              Fees for applications

         (1)   For subsection 40 (1) of the Act, this regulation prescribes the fees to be paid for an application for a permit or for any other application under the Act.

         (2)   For an application for a permit to dump dredged or excavated material into any part of the sea, the following fees are prescribed:

                (a)    if the volume of the material exceeds 100 000 m3 — $23 500;

               (b)    if the volume of the material does not exceed 100 000 m3 — $10 000.

         (3)   For an application for a permit described in this subregulation, the following fees are prescribed:

                (a)    a permit to dump a vessel into any part of the sea — $12 700;

               (b)    a permit to dump a platform into any part of the sea — $12 700;

                (c)    an artificial reef permit — $10 000;

               (d)    a permit to dump into any part of the sea any controlled material for which a fee is not prescribed under this regulation — $5 000;

                (e)    a permit to bury a person at sea — $1 675.

         (4)   For an application to the Minister to vary a permit granted under the Act, the prescribed fee is $860.

Note   For applications made before the commencement of regulation 5, as substituted by the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1), see regulation 4 of those Regulations.

[2]           Regulation 5B

omit

or 5A

[3]           Schedule 2

omit


Note

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