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Determinations/Taxation as made
This Determination lists Australian taxes, fees and charges which are exempt from the Goods and Services Tax.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 24 Dec 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2011
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2011
Date of repeal 27 Jun 2011
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling provision repealed by Schedule 4, item 2 of the Tax Laws Amendment (2011 Measures No. 2) Act 2011.

Schedule 1        Australian taxes, fees and charges

Part 1          Commonwealth

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry

1.1 

Primary Industries levies

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999

Imposed under the Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999

1.2 

Primary Industries charges

Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Act 1999

Imposed under the Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Act 1999

1.3 

Agricultural and veterinary chemical products levy

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products Levy Imposition (Customs) Act 1994, Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products Levy Imposition (Excise) Act 1994, Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products Levy Imposition (General) Act 1994, Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Act 1994 and Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Regulations 1995

 

1.4 

National residue survey levies and payments

National Residue Survey Administration Act 1992

 

1.5 

National residue survey levies

National Residue Survey (Customs) Levy Act 1998

 

1.6 

National residue survey levies

National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998

 

1.7 

Fishing industry levy

Fishing Levy Act 1991

Fisheries Management Act 1991, Part 7, Division 1

 

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

1.8 

Statutory fishing rights charge

Statutory Fishing Rights Charge Act 1991

Fisheries Management Act 1991, Part 7, Division 3

 

1.9 

Torres strait fishing levy

Fisheries Levy Act 1984

 

1.10 

Foreign fishing licence levy

Foreign Fishing Licences Levy Act 1991

Fisheries Management Act 1991, Part 7, Division 2

 

1.11 

Volume and quantity charges

Export Inspection (Quantity Charge) Act 1985

Applies to grain exports

1.12 

Quantity charges

Export Inspection (Quantity Charge) Act 1985, sections 6, 7 and 9

 

1.13 

Processed food inspection fee

Export Inspection (Service Charge) Act 1985

 

1.14 

Service charges

Export Inspection (Service Charge) Act 1985, sections 6, 7 and 8

 

1.15 

Application fees

Export Inspection (Establishment Registration Charges) Act 1985

 

1.16 

Establishment registration charges

Export Inspection (Establishment Registration Charges) Act 1985, sections 6, 7 and 8

 

1.17 

Inspection/service fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.18 

Documentation fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.19 

Other export fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.20 

Quantity charge

Export Control Act 1982

For fish, eggs and processed fruit and vegetables

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

1.21 

Registration fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.22 

Fees for services by authorised officers

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.23 

Fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.24 

Chemical Compound Approval Fees

Export Control Act 1982

 

1.25 

Quarantine services charges

Quarantine Act 1908 Quarantine Service Fees Determination 2005

- Documentation assessment

- Inspections

- Overtime duties

1.26 

Quarantine station charges

Quarantine Act 1908

 

1.27 

Fees

Quarantine Act 1908, section 86E Quarantine Service Fees Determination 2005

- Quarantine lodgement

- Permit application

- Quarantine Approved Premises application

1.28 

Importation charges

Imported Food Control Act 1992

Food inspection, documentation and consignment

1.29 

Export fee

Export Control Act 1982

Hardwood woodchip

1.30 

Application fees

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994 and Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Regulations 1995

Registration, approval, licence and permits for agricultural and veterinary chemicals

1.31 

Export certification fee

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992 and Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Regulations

For certificates of export of agricultural and veterinary chemicals

1.32 

Fishing industry fees and charges

Fisheries Management Act 1991

Fisheries Management Regulations 1992

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

1.33 

Fees in respect of licence applications

Dairy Produce Regulations, Division 2.2, Regulation 2.08(4)(c) and Division 2.4, Regulation 2.20(3)(c)

 

1.34 

Quarantine service charges

Quarantine Act 1908

Imposed on the Australian Postal Corporation under the Quarantine Service Fees (Australia Post) Determination 2010 legislative instrument

1.35 

Application/licence charge

Australian Meat and Livestock Industry Act 1997, section 11

 

1.36 

Charges

Imported Food Control Act 1992, section 36

 

1.38

Torres Strait Fishing Industry fees and charges

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984

Torres Strait Fisheries Regulations 1985

 

ATTORNEY‑GENERAL’S

2.1 

Fees

Bankruptcy Act 1966, paragraphs 316(1)(a) and (b)

Fees as determined by the Minister in Part 2 of the Bankruptcy (Fees and Remuneration) Determination, as in force from time to time

2.2 

Prescribed fee

Bankruptcy Regulations 1996

For the inspection of notes and a transcript of evidence under paragraph 81 (17)(b)

2.3 

Realisations charge

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997, section 7

A charge as determined by the Minister under section 7 of the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997

2.4 

Interest charge

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997, section 5

A charge as determined by the Minister under section 5 of the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997

2.5 

Fees

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 and Regulations made under that Act

For applications, taxation of costs and refunds

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.6 

Fees

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 and Regulations made under that Act

For applications for Part IIIAA taxation decisions

2.7 

Prescribed fees

Native Title Act 1993 and Native Title (Tribunal) Regulations 1993

Payable in respect of lodgement of

(a)   an expedited procedure objection application or

(b)   a future act determination application

2.8 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For classification of publication

2.9 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For classification of film

2.10 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For classification of computer game

2.11 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For certain information

2.12 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For approval of advertisement

2.13 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For issue of evidentiary certificates

2.14 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For declarations that a classification applies to future issues of a publication

2.15 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For certificates of exemption for films and computer games

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.16 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For priority processing of applications for classification of films other than films for public exhibition and computer games

2.17 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For assessment of likely classification of unclassified film or computer game

2.18 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For review of decision

2.19 

Prescribed fees

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For issue of certificate

2.20 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For classification of serial publication

2.21 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For certificate of exemption

2.22 

Prescribed fee

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

For priority processing

2.23 

Prescribed fees

Federal Court of Australia Act 1976, subsection 60 (1)

Federal Court of Australia Regulations 2004

Payable in respect of proceedings in the Federal Court or the service or execution of the process of that Court by officers of the Court

2.24 

Prescribed fees

Family Law Act 1975, subparagraphs 125 (1)(c)

Family Law Regulations 1984

Payable in respect of proceedings under this Act in a Court

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.25 

Prescribed fees

Family Law Act 1975 subparagraph 125(1)(ca)

Family Law Regulations 1984

Payable for services provided by the Family Court in circumstances other than where the court orders or directs the provision of the services

2.26 

Prescribed fees

Family Law Act 1975 subparagraph 125(1)(bc)

Payable in respect of matters prescribed under subsections 123(se)‑(seb) in proceedings in the Family Court or any other courts exercising jurisdiction under this Act except the Federal Magistrates Court

2.27 

Prescribed fees

Federal Magistrates Act 1999 subsection 120(3)

Federal Magistrates Regulations 2000

Payable in respect of proceedings in the Federal Magistrates Court or the service or execution of the process of that Court by officers of the Court

2.28 

Shortening of Notice Time

Marriage Act 1961 subsection 42(5)

Upon application, a prescribed authority may authorise a marriage celebrant to solemnise marriage with less than 1 month’s notice having been given

2.29 

Dispensation of Parents Consent

Marriage Act 1961 section 59

Upon application, a prescribed authority may dispense with consent of person to a proposed marriage of a minor

2.30 

Prescribed fees

Marriage Act 1961 section 59

For searching the Register of Foreign Marriages Solemnised in Australia and providing a certified copy of any entry

2.31 

Marshal’s costs and expenses

Admiralty Act 1988, section 41(2)(g)

Admiralty Rules 1988

Payable in respect of the arrest, custody and sale, release of a ship or other property or acting in aid of another Court under the Admiralty Act 1988

2.32 

Charging and recovery of fees and other charges

AusCheck Act 2007, section 18

AusCheck Regulations, regulation 11

For conducting national security background checks under the AusCheck Act 2007

2.33 

Prescribed fees

Marriage Act 1961 section 59

For searching the Register of Foreign Marriages Solemnised in Australia and providing a certified copy of any entry

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.34 

Prescribed fees

Judiciary Act 1903, paragraph 88(ca)

Payable in respect of proceedings in the High Court and the execution of the process of the High Court

2.35 

Fees

Bankruptcy Act 1966, paragraphs 316(1)(a) and (b)

Fees as determined by the Minister in Part 2 of the Bankruptcy (Fees and Remuneration) Determination, as in force from time to time

National Capital Authority

2.36 

Fees — works approval and for various land management activities

Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988

Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Regulations

National Land Ordinance 1989 (ACT)

 

Attorney‑General's Department: Jervis Bay Territory

2.37 

Motor vehicle registration fees and miscellaneous fees

Road Transport (Vehicle Registration) Act 1999 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.38 

Drivers licensing and miscellaneous fees

Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Act 1999 (ACT) 

Road Transport (Driver Licensing) Regulations 2000 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.39 

Dog registration

Domestic Animals Act 2000 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.40 

Liquor licences

Liquor Act 2010 (ACT) 

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.41 

Food licences

Food Act 2001 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.42 

Gun licences

Firearms Act 1996 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.43 

Tobacco licences

Tobacco Act 1927 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.44 

Magistrate court lodgement fees for civil claims

Magistrates Court Act 1930 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

2.45 

Fees for the supply of water and sewerage treatment services

Administration Ordinance 1990

In force under the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915

2.46 

Magistrate court fees and charges (as levied by the court)

Magistrates Court Act 1930 (ACT)

The ACT legislation is applied to the Jervis Bay Territory through the Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915, section 4A. These fees and charges have been listed by the ACT Government

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.47 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of 1 of the following reports:

(a)   fire report;

(b)   death report;

(c)   industrial accident report;

(d)   report of a mechanical check of a motor vehicle in AFP custody

2.48 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of a lost property report

2.49 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Attending, for the second and each subsequent time in a month, premises in response to a burglar alarm (if no evidence of intrusion is found)

2.50 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of an audio tape

2.51 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of a video tape

2.52 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of an incident report

2.53 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of a Criminal Offence Report

2.54 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of a statement

2.55 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

AFP employee attending to keep order at a sporting or entertainment event

2.56 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

AFP employee attending an interview relating to court proceedings

2.57 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Training or lecturing, by an AFP employee, other than training or lecturing for community purposes

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.58 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

AFP employee searching AFP records to present or produce evidence to a court

2.59 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

AFP employee attending court proceedings

2.60 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Giving a police escort

2.61 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

AFP employee searching AFP records and making a report of the search result

2.62 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Arranging or conducting a medical examination and preparing a report

2.63 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Compiling a medical report

2.64 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Making and giving a copy of an existing medical report

2.65 

Fees

Schedule 2, Australian Federal Police Regulations 1979

Rendering a service not mentioned in this Schedule

australian CUSTOMS and border protection service

2.66 

Duties of customs

Customs Tariff Act 1995

 

2.67 

Duties of customs

Customs Tariff (Anti‑Dumping) Act 1975

 

2.68 

Licence fees

Customs Regulations 1926

Initial and annual renewal warehouse

2.69 

Licence fees

Customs Regulations 1926

Customs agents

2.70 

Passenger movement charge

Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978

 

2.71 

Application fee

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Act 1997

Licence for customs depot

2.72 

Initial licence fee

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Act 1997

Licence for customs depot

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

2.73 

Annual renewal fee

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Act 1997

Licence for customs depot

2.74 

Import declaration processing charge

Import Processing Charges Act 2001, Import Processing Charges Regulations 2006

 

2.75 

RCR processing charge

Import Processing Charges Act 2001

 

2.76 

Periodic declaration processing charge

Import Processing Charges Act 2001

 

2.77 

Warehouse declaration processing charge

Import Processing Charges Act 2001, Import Processing Charges Regulations 2006

 

2.78 

Depot licence variation charge

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Act 1997

 

2.79 

Warehoused goods declaration fee

Customs Act 1901

 

BROADBAND, COMMUNICATIONS AND THE DIGITAL ECONOMY

AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA AUTHORITY

3.1 

Licence fees

Television Licence Fees Act 1964

Annual commercial television broadcasting licence fees

3.2 

Licence fees

Radio Licence Fees Act 1964

Annual commercial radio broadcasting licence fees

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

3.3 

Fees and charges

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005

Application for allocation of international broadcasting licences

Application for allocation of datacasting licences

Application for allocation of non‑broadcasting services bands commercial television broadcasting licences or commercial radio broadcasting licences

Application for renewal of commercial television broadcasting licences or commercial radio broadcasting licences

Application for allocation of subscription television broadcasting licences

Application for price‑based allocation of commercial television broadcasting licences or commercial radio broadcasting licences

Application for allocation of additional commercial television broadcasting licences in 1 and 2 station markets

Application for approval for an implementation plan, or a variation to an implementation plan, in relation to the conversion of the transmission of television broadcasting services from analog to digital mode

Application for provision of binding opinions

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

3.4 

Fees and Charges

Telecommunications Act 1997

Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005

Application for connection permit for connection of customer equipment

Application for connection permit for connection of customer cabling

Application to an officer acting as a certification body for a written statement

Application for facility installation permits including charges in relation to holding public inquiry

Application for nominated carrier declaration

Application for submarine cable installation permits

Application for declaring a protection zone or, varying or revoking a declared protection zone in relation to submarine cables

Application for allocation, surrender or release of numbers

Application for registration under a legislative instrument made under subsection 463(1) of the Telecommunications Act 1997

3.5 

Fees and charges

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997

Application for carrier licences

Annual carrier licence charges

3.6 

Numbering Plan charges

Annual Numbering Plan charges

Telecommunications (Numbering Charges) Act 1997

In relation to numbers allocated to certain carriage service providers

3.7 

Fees

Do Not Call Register Act 2006

Application for access to the Do Not Call Register

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

3.8 

Fees and charges

Radiocommunications Act 1992

Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005

Testing of devices for manufacturers or importers to ensure compliance with standards or testing of devices upon request

Assessment and advice on compliance with standards and other technical specifications including application for compliance certificates

Application for permit for a non‑standard transmitter

Issuing a written permission to a person to supply non‑standard devices

Provision of marine and amateur examination services

Administrative charges for issue or renewal of assigned licence

Administrative charges for issue or renewal of non assigned licence

Provision of radiofrequency assignment and licensing services

Provision of technical radiofrequency services, other than services provided on a commercial basis

Application for transfer of a licence

Application for accreditation

Application for issue or renewal of an authorisation for Defence Forces to use bands in the Australian Radiofrequency Spectrum Plan

Recording of the issue of a transmitter licence to a person holding a related licence

Application for issue or renewal of PTS licences

Application for variation of licence condition

All applications in relation to spectrum licences (except for fees and charges specified in Item 3.9 below)

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

3.9 

Fees and charges

Radiocommunications Act 1992

All payments for or in relation to the allocation of spectrum licences as arising under the procedures determined under section 60 of the Act

All payments for or in relation to apparatus licences by price based allocation

Spectrum access charges for issuing spectrum licences

3.10 

Fees and charges

Datacasting Charge (Imposition) Act 1998

Provision of digital datacasting services by commercial television broadcasting licensees

3.11 

Universal Service Levy

Telecommunications (Universal Service Levy) Act 1997

Levy assessed in connection with ensuring that standard telephone services, payphones and prescribed carriage services are reasonably accessible to all people in Australia and for the digital data service obligation

3.12 

National Relay Service Levy

NRS Levy Imposition Act 1998

Compulsory levy raised to ensure people who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment have access to standard telephone services

3.13 

Transmitter licence tax

Radiocommunications (Transmitter Licence Tax) Act 1983

All radiocommunications transmitter licence tax

3.14 

Receiver licence tax

Radiocommunications (Receiver Licence Tax) Act 1983

All radiocommunications receiver licence tax

3.15 

Spectrum licence tax

Radiocommunications (Spectrum Licence Tax) Act 1997

All radiocommunications spectrum licence tax

3.16 

Fees

Ombudsman Act 1976

Fees in relation to completed investigations by the Postal Industry Ombudsman with respect to the provision of a postal or similar service

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

3.17 

Fees

Radiocommunications Act 1992

Application fee for digital radio multiplex transmitter licence — foundation category 1 and 2

3.18 

Datacasting transmitter licence tax

Datacasting Transmitter Licence Fees Act 2006

Channel A datacasting transmitter licence tax


EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT AND WORKPLACE RELATIONS

4.1 

FEE‑HELP, VET FEE‑HELP and OS‑HELP loan fee

Higher Education Support Act 2003

The ‘fee’ relates to loans for students in full fee‑paying higher education undergraduate and higher level vocational education and training places and loans for costs associated with overseas study that contributes to an Australian higher education award

4.2 

Initial registration charge

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Act 1997

 

4.3 

Annual registration charge

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Act 1997

 

4.4 

Reinstatement fee

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000

 

4.5 

Annual Fund contributions

Education Services for Overseas Students (Assurance Fund Contributions) Act 2000

 

4.6 

Special levy

Education Services for Overseas Students (Assurance Fund Contributions) Act 2000

 

4.7 

Application fees

The Trades Persons Rights (Cost Recovery) Regulations 1993

Under section 3(1)(3) and section 4 of The Trades Persons Rights (Cost Recovery) Regulations 1993 to be paid by applicants in respect of making an application for a Trades Certificate

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

COMCARE

4.8 

Levy

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Levy Act 1992 section 4

Payable by certain employers in the Australian Shipping Industry under the Commonwealth seafarers workers’ compensation scheme to provide funding for the safety‑net fund for the Commonwealth seafarers workers compensation scheme

4.9 

Licence fee

Occupational Health and Safety (Safety Standards) Regulations 1994, regulation 4.43

To operate plant

4.10 

Licence fees and other fees

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, section 102(2) and section 104A

When a corporation applies for a licence, Comcare charges the corporation the cost of considering the application

While the licence is in force, there is a fee payable annually

4.11 

Regulatory contributions

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

Under Part VII of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 to be paid by departments, Commonwealth authorities and corporations

4.12 

Prescribed fees

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

For rehabilitation providers under Part III of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

Australian Industrial Registry

4.13 

Fee

Workplace Relations Act 1996, section 644

For application to the Australian Industrial Relations Commission to deal with termination

ENVIRONMENT, WATER, HERITAGE AND THE ARTS

5.1 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For copies of threatened species, ecological communities and key threatening processes lists

5.2 

Permit fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to taking, trading etc threatened species and ecological communities

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.3 

Imposition fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

To impose further conditions on threatened species permits

5.4 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For transferring a threatened species permit

5.5 

Fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to granting, transferring, varying or imposing conditions on a threatened species permit

5.6 

Permit fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to taking, trading etc migratory species

5.7 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

To impose a further condition on migratory species permits

5.8 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For transferring a migratory species permit

5.9 

Fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to granting, transferring, varying or imposing conditions on a migratory species permit

5.10 

Permit fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to taking, trading etc whales and other cetaceans

5.11 

Fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to granting, transferring, varying or imposing conditions on permits relating to whales and other cetaceans

5.12 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For copies of marine species lists

5.13 

Permit fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to taking, trading etc a listed marine species

5.14 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

To impose a further condition on a listed marine species permit

5.15 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For transferring a permit in relation to listed marine species

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.16 

Fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In relation to granting, transferring, varying or imposing conditions on permits for listed marine species

5.17 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a copy of a recovery plan or threat abatement plans during a consultation process

5.18 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a copy of a final or amended recovery or threat abatement plan

5.19 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a proposed wildlife conservation plan

5.20 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a final or amended wildlife conservation plans

5.21 

Fees and charges

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For licences, permits and authorities in relation to access to biological resources

5.22 

Fees and charges

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For licences, permits and authorities in relation to conservation of biological diversity in Commonwealth areas

5.23 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a final or amended conservation agreement

5.24 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a copy of an up‑to‑date list of conservation agreements

5.25 

Fees and charges

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For licences, permits and authorities in relation to various activities in Commonwealth reserves. (Charges imposed by the Director of National Parks under section 356A of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 are not included in the purposes of this Schedule)

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.26 

Fees and charges

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For licences, permits and authorities in relation to various activities in Conservation zones. (Charges imposed by the Director of National Parks under section 390f of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 are not included in the purposes of this Schedule)

5.27 

Fees

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For recovery of costs of storing, transporting, keeping or disposing of an organism

5.28 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For application for CITES permit to export or re‑export manufactured CITES II specimen as personal or household effects

5.29 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For import/export of live specimens where welfare assessment is required

5.30 

Application fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For single‑use permit to export or import wildlife

5.31 

Application fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

To export Australian native birds as household pets

5.32 

Application fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For multi‑use permit to export or import wildlife

5.33 

Application fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For multi‑use permit to export kangaroo products

5.34 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For request to be entered in the register of scientific organisations

5.35 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

For a copy of a report given to the Minister relating to assessment on referral information, public environment reports, or environment impact statements

5.36 

Fee

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 2000

For a copy of an approval given by the Minister relating to taking of actions in accordance with endorsed policy, plan or program

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.37 

Application fee

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983, regulation 5A

For a permit to dump dredged or excavated material

5.38 

Application fee

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983, regulation 5A

For a permit to dump a platform, vessel or any controlled material for which a fee is not prescribed under regulation 5 or another paragraph of regulation 5A

5.39 

Application fee

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983, regulation 5A

For an artificial reef permit or a permit to bury a person at sea

5.40 

Application fee

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Regulations 1983, regulation 5A

To vary a permit

5.41 

Application fee

Sea Installations Act Regulations 1989, regulations 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8

For a permit, renewal or variation of a permit. Regulation 8 provides exemptions for installations that were installed before the commencement of the Act in accordance with a permit granted under another law of the Commonwealth and sets maximum fees for permits and renewals of permits

5.42 

Application fee for an approval

Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000 section 14 and Fuel Quality Standards Regulations 2001, regulation 5

For an approval to vary a fuel standard or a fuel quality information standard

5.43 

Application fees

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989

Various application fees for the assessment of export, transit and import permits

5.44 

Fee

Historic Shipwrecks Regulations, regulation 3

Fee for obtaining copies of the HD Historic Shipwrecks Register

5.45 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

For controlled substances licence

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.46 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

For essential uses licence

5.47 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

For used substances licence

5.48 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

For pre‑charged equipment licence

5.49 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

For section 40 exemption

5.50 

Levy based on the quantity of substance imported

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Act 1995

Quarterly levy to fund administration of the Act, phase out of ODS and emission minimisation programs

5.51 

Levy based on the quantity of substance manufactured

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Act 1995

Quarterly levy to fund administration of the Act, phase out of ODS and emission minimisation programs

5.52 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995

For refrigeration and air conditioning tradesperson/ technician licence

5.53 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995

For refrigeration and air conditioning business registration

5.54 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995

For special permits

5.55 

Registration fee

Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Determination 8 of 2005 made under the Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Act 2005

For water efficiency labelling and standards

5.56 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995

For fire protection tradesperson/ technician licence

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

5.57 

Application fee

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Regulations 1995

For fire protection business registration

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

5.58 

Environment management charge

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park (Environmental Management Charge — Excise) Act 1993

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park (Environmental Management Charge — General) Act 1993

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

 

5.59 

Fee for assessment for permission application

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

 

5.60 

Application fee

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

For compulsory pilotage exemption

5.61 

Other applications and requests fees

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

 

5.62 

Fees for copies of documents or information

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

 

5.63 

Reinstatement fee

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Regulations 1983

 

FAMILIES, housing, COMMUNITY SERVICES AND INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS

6.1 

Fees and charges

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006, section 628 1

 

CENTRAL LAND COUNCIL

6.2 

Affected Areas Payments

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (ALR Act)

Section 64(3)

6.3 

Royalties

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (ALR Act)

Section 46

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

6.4 

Mines & Energy Rent

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (ALR Act)

Section 16

FINANCE AND DEREGULATION

7.1 

PSS decision‑making fee

Superannuation Act 1990

 

7.2 

CSS decision‑making fee

Superannuation Act 1976

 

Australian Electoral Commission

7.3 

Deposit fee

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, subsection 170(3)

For nomination of candidate for election to Commonwealth Parliament

7.4 

Inspection and supply of copies of claims and returns

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, subsection 320(3)

 

7.5 

Application fee

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, paragraph 126(2)(g)

For registration of a political party

7.6 

Fee

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, paragraph 134(2)(d)

For a change to the Register of Political Parties

7.7 

The amount lodged with a private objection to the enrolment of an elector

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, subsection 115(2)

 

FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE

8.1 

Application fee

Consular Fees Act 1955

Consular Fees Regulations 1990

Fee for application of legalisation of documents and other consular acts

8.2 

Charge on uranium ore producers

Nuclear Non‑Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987

Nuclear Safeguards (Producers of Uranium Ore Concentrate) Act 1993

Charge on uranium ore concentrate production and exports

8.3 

Application fee

Australian Passports (Application Fees) Act 2005

Australian Passports Determination 2005

Fee for application for issue, renewal or endorsement of travel documents

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

HEALTH AND AGEING

9.1 

UMP support payment by members of UMP

Medical Indemnity Act 2002, Part 3 Division 1 and Division 3; Medical Indemnity (UMP Support Payment) Act 2002

 

9.2 

Run‑off Cover Support Payment by medical indemnity insurers

Medical Indemnity Act 2002, Part 3, Division 2 and Division 3, Medical Indemnity (Run‑off Cover Support Payment) Act 2004

These payments are made by insurers to government for various regulatory activities

9.3 

Competitive Advantage Payment

Medical Indemnity Act 2002, Part 3, Division 2A and Division 3, Medical Indemnity (Competitive Advantage Payment) Act 2005

These payments are made by insurers with a medical defence organisation participating in the IBNR scheme. The payments are made to government for various regulatory activities

9.4 

Acceptance fees

Acceptance fees

Accreditation fees

Tax for approved collection centres

Health Insurance Act 1973/Health Insurance (Pathology)(Fees) Act 1991

Health Insurance Act 1973/Health Insurance (Pathology)(Fees) Act 1991

Health Insurance Act 1973/Health Insurance (Pathology)(Fees) Act 1991

Health Insurance Act 1973/Health Insurance (Approved Pathology Specimen Collection Centres) Tax Act 2000

For approved pathology authority applicants

For approved pathology practitioner applicants

For accredited pathology laboratories

For Approved Collection Centres

9.5 

Accreditation fee

Aged Care Act 1997, subsection 96‑1(1)

Accreditation Grant Principles, sections 2‑6, 2‑7 and 2‑8

For a service provided by the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency

9.6 

Application fee

Aged Care Act 1997, section 38‑7

For certification of residential care services

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.7 

Application fee

Aged Care Act 1997, paragraph 8‑2(2)(b)

For approval as a provider of aged care

9.8 

Application fee

Aged Care Act 1997, section 13‑3

For allocation of aged care places

9.9 

Application fee

Aged Care Act 1997, section 32‑6

For extra service status

9.10 

Fees charged by Specialist Recognition Advisory Committees

Health Insurance Regulations 1975, regulations 5 and 23

 

9.11 

Application fee

Health Insurance Act 1973, paragraph 20AB(2)(b)

Health Insurance Regulations 1975, regulation 13B

For registering and renewing Billing Agents

9.12 

Application and listing fee

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses Application and Listing Fees) Act 2007

Application and listing fees for listing prostheses on the Schedule in the Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules 

9.13 

Bond Security Levy

Aged Care (Bond Security) Levy Act 2006

A levy to recover the direct and administrative costs of refund of accommodation bonds made under the Aged Care (Bond Security) Act 2006

9.14 

National Joint Replacement Levy

Private Health Insurance (National Joint Replacement Register Levy) Act 2009

A levy imposed on each sponsor of joint replacement prostheses

Private Health Insurance Ombudsman

9.15 

Private health insurance complaints levy

Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy Act 1995 and Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy Regulations 1995

Private Health Insurance (Complaints Levy) Rules 

Levy is payable by registered organisations private health insurers conducting health insurance business for the funding of the PHIO

Australia Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

9.16 

Application fees

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 (the ARPANS Act)

Imposed under section 34 of the ARPANS Act for a valid application for source or facility licence

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.17 

Annual charges

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Act 1998, sections 4 and 5

Imposed under the Licence Charges Act and required for a valid source or facility licence

9.18 

Fees charged to issue permits

Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956, regulation 4R

Fee for service for the processing of import permissions under the Customs (Prohibited) Import Regulations

Food Standards Australia New Zealand

9.19 

Application fees

Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991, section 146

For processing an application to develop or vary a food regulatory measure contained in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code, where the development or variation would confer an exclusive capturable commercial benefit on the applicant or where the applicant elects to have the application expedited

Therapeutic Goods Administration

9.20 

Application fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the entry of therapeutic goods on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods

9.21 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For a licence to carry out steps in the manufacture of therapeutic goods at a particular premises

9.22 

Application (reinstatement) fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the registration or listing of therapeutic goods if the previous registration or listing was cancelled solely because of failure to pay the annual registration or listing charge

9.23 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the certification of a therapeutic good for export (export certificate)

9.24 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the approval of an advertisement

9.25 

Notification fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the intention to sponsor a clinical trial using a specified therapeutic good or a medical device

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.26 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of therapeutic goods or data in respect of an application for the registration or listing of therapeutic goods on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods

9.27 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of therapeutic goods or data in respect of an application to modify or vary written information on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods relating to a registered or listed therapeutic good

9.28 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the use of therapeutic goods that are not listed goods, registered goods or exempt goods, solely for experimental purposes in humans

9.29 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of data (Plant Master File) in respect of the steps in the manufacture of therapeutic goods relating to premises where manufacture of the goods takes place

9.30 

Evaluation fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of data if a step in the manufacture of goods has been carried out outside Australia (GMP certification of manufacturing facilities for export)

9.31 

Processing fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For varying an entry on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods

9.32 

Fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the release of therapeutic goods information

9.33 

Certification fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For good manufacturing practice

9.34 

Annual charges

Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Act 1989

For the entry of therapeutic goods on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods

9.35 

Annual charges

Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Act 1989

For a licence to manufacture therapeutic goods

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.36 

Applications fee

Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Act 1989

For exemption from payment of annual charges for the entry of therapeutic goods on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods of low volume turnover and low value items

9.37 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For a conformity assessment certificate

9.38 

Fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For review of a conformity assessment certificate

9.39 

Fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For considering submissions to the Secretary in relation to a proposed suspension of a conformity assessment certificate

9.40 

Fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For considering submissions in relation to a proposed suspension of a kind of medical device from the Register

9.41 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For approval to use a specific kind of medical device solely for experimental purposes in humans

9.42 

Conformity assessment fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

In respect of an application for a conformity assessment certificate

9.43 

Application audit assessment fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

In respect of the auditing of an application for inclusion of a kind of medical device in the Register

9.44 

Application fee

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For consent to import, supply or export medical devices not complying with standards or essential principles

9.45 

Fee

National Health Act 1953

For service contribution from manufacturers for processing of applications and listing of approved prosthetic, human tissue and other items

9.46 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of data contained in technical master files

9.47 

Evaluation fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the evaluation of data contained in plasma master files

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.48 

Evaluation Fee

National Health Act 1953

For the evaluation of medicinal drugs, vaccines and other products seeking listing on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Schedule or the National Immunisation Program (NIP)

9.49 

Pricing Fee

National Health Act 1953

For the listing of recommended medicinal drugs, vaccines and other products on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) or the National Immunisation Program (NIP)

9.50 

Independent Review Fee

National Health Act 1953

For the independent review of decisions by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) not to recommend that a drug or a vaccine be listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) or the National Immunisation Program (NIP), or in certain circumstances where the PBAC has not recommended the listing of an additional indication of an already listed drug

9.51 

Inspection Fees

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

For the granting of a manufacturing licence and inspection of overseas manufacturers premises

National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme

9.52 

Fees and charges for NICNAS registration

Industrial and Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989

 

9.53 

New chemicals assessment fees and administrative charges

Industrial and Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989

 

Private Health Insurance Administration Council

9.54 

Regulatory levy

Private Health Insurance (Council Administration Levy) Act 2003

On private health insurers to meet the general administrative costs of the Council

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

9.55 

Levy

Private Health Insurance (Collapsed Insurer Levy) Act 2003

If a private health insurer is unable to meet its liabilities to its members, a levy on each other private health insurer, to be calculated on the basis of the number of their members, for the purpose of helping to meet those liabilities

9.56 

Examination fee

Private Health Insurance Act 2007 section 264‑10(3)(g)

If it is necessary, to make a proper examination of the financial affairs of a private health insurer for the Council to incur unusually high costs — the fee for examination

9.57 

Contribution to Health Benefits Reinsurance Trust Fund

Private Health Insurance (Reinsurance Trust Fund Levy) Act 2003

Private Health Insurance (Risk Equalisation Policy) Rules 2007

Private health insurers are required to make payments into the Risk Equalisation Trust Fund and payments are made out of the Fund to health insurers for the purpose of reallocating the amounts of benefits paid by the private health insurers

IMMIGRATION AND CITIZENSHIP

10.1 

Application charge

Migration (Visa Application) Charge Act 1997

First and second instalment of visa

10.2 

Application fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 1.20C

For approval as standard business sponsor

10.3 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 1.20G and 1.20GA

For nomination of business activities

10.4 

Applications fee

Migration Regulations 1994 regulation 1.20N

For approval as approved professional development sponsor

10.5 

Application fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 2.18

For re‑evidencing resident return visa — lodged by internet in Australia

10.6 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 4.13

For review by Tribunal

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

10.7 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 4.31B

For review by Tribunal (Refugee Review Tribunal)

10.8 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 5.37

Employer nomination

10.9 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 5.38

Application for sponsorship for temporary residence

10.10 

Assessment fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 5.40

Of a person’s work qualifications and experience etc

10.11 

Fee

Migration Regulations 1994, regulation 5.41

For further opinion of medical officer of the Commonwealth in merits review

10.12 

Application fee

Migration Reform (Transitional Provisions) Regulations, regulation 24

For reconsideration of a decision

10.13 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application for citizenship made under section 16 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.14 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application for citizenship made under section 19C of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.15 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application for citizenship made under section 21 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.16 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application for resuming citizenship made under section 29 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.17 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application to renounce citizenship made under section 33 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.18 

Fee

Schedule 3, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

Application for evidence of citizenship made under section 37 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007

10.19 

Forfeited Security Bonds

Migration Act 1958 section 269

Forfeited security bonds because of non compliance with visa conditions

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

Innovation, Industry, Science and research

AusIndustry

11.1 

Fees associated with the Innovation Investment Fund Program

Industry Research and Development Act 1986

 

11.2 

Fees associated with the Pre‑Seed Fund Program

Industry Research Development Act 1986

 

11.3 

Application fees

Industry Research and Development Act 1986, sections 39F, 39HG, 39JD and 48A

Relating to research and development tax concessions

11.4 

Fees associated with the Renewable Energy Equity Fund

Industry Research and Development Act 1986

 

11.5 

Fee 

Industry Research and Development Act 1986

Commercialisation of emerging technologies

11.6 

Customs duty exemption

Customs Tariff Act 1995

Textiles Clothing and Footwear Expanded Overseas Assembly Provisions 

11.7 

Customs duty exemption

Tradex Scheme Act 1999

 

11.8 

Tradex Duty

Tradex Scheme Act 1999

 

IP Australia

11.9 

Fees and charges

Patents Act 1990 and Patents Regulations 1991

 

11.10 

Fees and charges

Trade Marks Act 1995 and Trade Marks Regulations 1995

 

11.11 

Fees and charges

Designs Act 1906 and Designs Regulations 1982

 

11.12 

Fees and charges

Designs Act 2003 and Designs Regulations 2004

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

11.13 

Fees and charges

Olympic Insignia Protection Act 1987 and Olympic Insignia Protection Regulations 1993

 

11.14 

Plant breeder’s rights access charges

Plant Breeder’s Rights Act No. 110 of 1994

Plant Breeder’s Rights Regulations 1994, Statutory Rules 1994 No. 352

 

Manufacturing

11.15 

Fees and charges

Space Activities Act 1998

 

NATIONAL MEASUREMENT INSTITUTE

11.16 

Servicing licence

National Measurement Act 1960 (Cwth)

National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009 (Cwth)

Includes application and renewal, duplicates and amendments

11.17 

Public Weighbridge licence

National Measurement Act 1960 (Cth)

National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009 (Cwth)

Includes application, renewal, duplicates and amendments. Also includes application to contract out of a public weighbridge licence

11.18 

General application fees

National Measurement Act 1960 (Cwth)

National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009 (Cwth)

Applications to:

1.    Amend a licence to change the name of the licensee or the licensee’s business

2.    Apply to amend a licence to change the name of a director of the licence

3.    Application for supply of a duplicate copy of a licence

4.    Application for supply of

a)   verification book; or

b)   a non verification book

5.    Application to have a criminal history check conducted for the purpose of an application for a licence

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

11.19 

Pattern testing and approval

National Measurement Act 1960 (Cwth)

National Measurement Regulations 1999 (Cwth)

Pattern testing and approval of measuring instruments used for trade and other legal purposes

11.20 

Legal metrology authority approval

National Measurement Act 1960 (Cwth)

Application fees to become an approved legal metrology authority

PRIME MINISTER AND CABINET

12.1

Fees and charges

Freedom of Information (Fees and Charges) Regulations, Schedule

Commonwealth FOI fees and charges

DEPARTMENT OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY

OFFICE OF THE RENEWABLE ENERGY REGULATOR

13.1 

Registration fee under the Act

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

To become a registered person to create Renewable Energy Certificates (REC). Commencing 1 January 2011 REC means a Large‑scale Generation Certificate or Small‑scale Technology Certificate

13.2 

Registration fee

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

To become an agent to create Renewable Energy Certificates (REC). Commencing 1 January 2011 REC means a Large‑scale Generation Certificate or Small‑scale Technology Certificate

13.3 

Application fees

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

For Power Station Accreditation or provisional accreditation

13.4 

Registration fees

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

Of each Renewable Energy Certificate (REC). Commencing 1 January 2011 REC means a Large‑scale Generation Certificate or Small‑scale Technology Certificate

13.5 

Surrender Fees

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

For the surrender of each Renewable Energy Certificate (REC). Commencing 1 January 2011 REC means a Large‑scale Generation Certificate or Small‑scale Technology Certificate

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

Resources, energy and Tourism

Energy and Environment Division

14.1 

Royalties

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989

Due under energy research and development corporation research project contracts

14.2 

Fees and charges payable to the Australian Energy Regulator and Australian Energy Market Commission under the National Electricity Law

Sections 47, 92, 125 and 156 of the Schedule to the National Electricity (South Australia) Act 1996 and any Regulations made for the purposes of those sections as applied by the sections 6 and 7 of the Australian Energy Market Act 2004 or any of the States and Territories

Various fees under the co‑operative National Electricity Law which is applied by the Commonwealth, New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory

14.3 

Fees and charges payable to the Australian Energy Regulator, National Competition Council and Australian Energy Market Commission, the dispute resolution body and Economic Regulation Authority (Western Australia) under the National Gas Law

Sections 85, 92, 102, 128, 151, 160, 181, 216 and 298 of the Schedule to the National Gas (South Australia) Act 2008 and any Regulations made for the purposes of those sections as applied by the sections 11A, 11B, 11J and 11K of the Australian Energy Market Act 2004 or any of the States and Territories

Various fees under the co‑operative National Gas Law which is applied by the Commonwealth, New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia, Tasmania, the Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory

Resources Division

14.4 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum exploration permit

14.5 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum exploration permit by cash bid

14.6 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum exploration permit for surrendered blocks

14.7 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Renewal of petroleum exploration permit

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.8 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum retention lease

14.9 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Renewal of petroleum retention lease

14.10 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum production licence

14.11 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum production licence for surrendered blocks

14.12 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum production licence for an individual block

14.13 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Renewal of petroleum production licence

14.14 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Infrastructure licence

14.15 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Renewal of infrastructure licence

14.16 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Pipeline licence

14.17 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Variation of pipeline licence

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.18 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 256(2)

Petroleum special prospecting authority

14.19 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Greenhouse gas assessment permit

14.20 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Renewal of greenhouse gas assessment permit

14.21 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Greenhouse gas holding lease

14.22 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Renewal of greenhouse gas holding lease

14.23 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Greenhouse gas injection licence

14.24 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Variation of greenhouse gas injection licence

14.25 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Greenhouse gas search authority

14.26 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Greenhouse gas special authority

14.27 

Application fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 427(2)

Site closing certificate

14.28 

Fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, section 717

For release of data and information, and for permitting inspection of a sample

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.29 

Fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, section 485 and paragraphs 534(2)(b), 536(2)(b)

For entry of title of person as registered holder on Register following devolution of title or company name change

14.30 

Fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsections 516(2) and 565(2)

For the supply of a certified copy of or extract from Register

14.31 

Fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsection 516(4) and 565(4)

For certificate issued by Designated Authority and Commonwealth Minister respectively under the Act for evidentiary purposes

14.32 

Search fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, subsections 515(1)(2), 564(1), 566(2)(4)

For inspection of Register and Instruments

14.33 

Approval and registration fees

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Registration Fees) Act 2006, sections 5 and 6, 6A and 6B

On transfers and dealings under Act

14.34 

Registration fees

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Registration Fees) Act 2006, sections 5 and 6, 6A and 6B

For related corporations

14.35 

Permit, Lease and License Fees

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Annual Fees) Act 2006, sections 4, 4A

For petroleum and green house gas titles

14.36 

Commonwealth petroleum royalty

Offshore Petroleum (Royalty) Act 2006

 

14.37 

Resource rent royalty

Petroleum Revenue Act 1985

 

14.38 

Offshore petroleum fees

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, section 624

Fees payable under the Annual Fees Act

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.39 

Fee

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, section 625

Late penalty fee

14.40 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 56(1)

Exploration licence over standard blocks

14.41 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 78(1)

Exploration licence over tender blocks

14.42 

Fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 106(1)

Renewal of exploration licence

14.43 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 139(1)

Retention licence

14.44 

Fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 163(1)

Renewal of retention licence

14.45 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 201(1)

Mining licence over standard blocks

14.46 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 222(1)

Mining licence over tender blocks

14.47 

Fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 240(1)

Renewal of mining licence

14.48 

Application fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 272(1)

For works licence

14.49 

Fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 292(1)

Renewal of works licence

14.50 

Fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 332(1)

Inspection of register and document file

14.51 

Transfer of licence fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, paragraph 338(1)(f)

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.52 

Registration fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, paragraph 339(1)(d)

Of document that creates, transfers, affects or otherwise deals with an interest in a licence

14.53 

Licence devolution fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, paragraph 340(1)(d)

 

14.54 

Caveat lodgement fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, section 344

 

14.55 

Register extract fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 357(4)

 

14.56 

Certified copy fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 358(1)

 

14.57 

Certification of action fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 359(1)

 

14.58 

Application for approval of transfer fee

Offshore Minerals Act 1994, subsection 363(6)

 

14.59 

Fee

Offshore Minerals (Exploration Licence Fees) Act 1981, section 4

Exploration licence

14.60 

Fee

Offshore Minerals (Retention Licence Fees) Act 1994, section 4

Retention licence

14.61 

Fee

Offshore Minerals (Mining Licence Fees) Act 1981, section 4

Mining licence

14.62 

Fee

Offshore Minerals (Works Licence Fees) Act 1981, section 4

Works licence

14.63 

Royalty payment

Atomic Energy Act 1953, section 41, articles 21.1 and 37 of the Ranger Government Agreement

 

14.64 

Rental payment

Atomic Energy Act 1953, section 41, article 20.1 of the Ranger Government Agreement

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

14.65 

Royalty payment

Atomic Energy Act 1953, section 41, articles 36.1 and 37 of the Ranger Government Agreement

 

14.66 

Ranger payment

Atomic Energy Act 1953, section 41, articles 25, 25.5 and 26 of the Ranger Government Agreement

 

National Offshore Petroleum Safety Authority

14.67 

Safety Investigation Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 5

Commonwealth waters

14.68 

Safety Investigation Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 6

Designated coastal waters

14.69 

Safety Case Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 7

Commonwealth waters

14.70 

Safety Case Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 8

Designated coastal waters

14.71 

Pipeline Safety Management Plan Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 9

Commonwealth waters

14.72 

Pipeline Safety Management Plan Levy

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas (Safety Levies) Act 2003, section 10

Designated coastal waters

14.73 

Fees and Late Payment Penalty

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, section 650(4), 685, 686, 687 and 688

Fees for expenses incurred by the Safety Authority, Safety investigation levy and safety case levy

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government

Airport charges

15.1 

Aircraft noise levy

Aircraft Noise Levy Act 1995

 

15.2 

Fees for building control approvals

Airports Act 1996, paragraphs 100(1)(d) and 107(1)(d)

 

Land Transport

15.3 

Registration charges

Interstate Road Transport Act 1985

 

15.4 

Registration charges

Interstate Road Transport Charge Act 1985

 

15.5 

Application fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

To import a road vehicle

15.6 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For an approval or the variation of an approval in relation to the subassembly of a road trailer

15.7 

Application fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

To place an identification plate on a road motor vehicle

15.8 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For placing an identification plate on a road motor vehicle of a particular type or a two‑wheeled or three‑wheeled vehicle

15.9 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For placing and for lodging an application for authority to place an identification plate on a road trailer

15.10 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For supply of a blank identification plate

15.11 

Renewal of a Registered Automotive Workshop approval

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

 

15.12 

Application fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

To vary the model or models specified in a schedule of approved vehicles

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

15.13 

Application fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

To upgrade a RAW approval from registered automotive workshop (two‑wheeled and three‑wheeled vehicles) to registered automotive workshop (motor vehicles)

15.14 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For an authority or a variation to an authority to place an identification plate on a road trailer

15.15 

Fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For approval to place a used import plate

15.16 

Application fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

For Registered Automotive Workshop approval

15.17 

Provision of advice fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

In relation to a registered automotive workshop

15.18 

Re‑inspection fee

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

Of a registered automotive workshop after an unsatisfactory inspection

Maritime

15.19 

International oil pollution fund levy

Protection of the Sea (Impositions of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Fund‑Excise) Act 1993

Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Fund) Act 1993

Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Fund‑Customs) Act 1993

Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Fund‑General) Act 1993

 

15.20 

Application fees

Navigation (Coasting Trade) Regulations

Coasting trade licences, single and continuing voyage permits

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

15.21 

Fees

Trade Practices Act 1974, Part X

For applications pursuant to Part X of the Trade Practices Act 1974

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

15.22 

Marine navigation levy

Marine Navigation Levy Act 1989

 

15.23 

Marine navigation (regulatory functions) levy

Marine Navigation (Regulatory Functions) Levy Act 1991

 

15.24 

Protection of the sea levy

Protection of the Sea (Shipping Levy) Act 1981

 

15.25 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For supply of deletion certificate

15.26 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of documents for registration of transfer, transmission, mortgage, transfer of mortgage or transmission of mortgage in relation to:

(a)   ship required to be registered

(b)   ship permitted to be registered other than ship referred to in paragraph (c)

(c)   ship on demise to an Australian based operator, other than an Australian owned ship

15.27 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of documents for registration of discharge of mortgage

15.28 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of caveat

15.29 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of request for extension of time for lodging documents

15.30 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For exemption from registration

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

15.31 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For Inspection of register in relation to a registered ship

15.32 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For search by staff of Australian Shipping Registration Office of the Register

15.33 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For supply of certified extract of the Register or of a document forming part of or associated with the Register

15.34 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For supply of certified copy of Register entry

15.35 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For supply of certified copy of documents forming part of or associated with the Register

15.36 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For inspections of ships and related equipment, as required by safety standards

15.37 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For approvals of ships and related equipment, as required by safety standards

15.38 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For inspections in relation to cargoes and containers, as required by safety standards

15.39 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For approvals in relation to cargoes and containers, as required by safety standards

15.40 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For examinations, licences, certificates and approvals relating to seafarers, as required by safety standards

15.41 

Charges

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For other approvals, licences, certificates, exemptions and declarations required by safety standards

15.42 

Fee

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983

For approval of a shipboard oil pollution plan

15.43 

Fee

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1983

For issue of civil liability certificates

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

15.44 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For registration or re‑registration of:

(a)   ship required to be registered

(b)   ship permitted to be registered other than ship referred to in paragraph (c)

(c)   ship on demise charter to an Australian based operator, other than an Australian owned ship

15.45 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For grant of provisional registration certificate or new registration certificate under section 21 of the Shipping Registration Act 1981 (replacement certificate)

15.46 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For grant of provisional registration certificate under section 22 or 22A of the Shipping Registration Act 1981

15.47 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For extension of period of currency of provisional certificate

15.48 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For grant of temporary pass

15.49 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of request for approval of change of name of registered ship

15.50 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For lodgement of request for change of home port of registered ship

15.51 

Application fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For issue of certificate of entitlement to fly Australian national flag or red ensign

15.52 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For declaration under section 8A of the Navigation Act 1912

15.53 

Fee

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990, section 47

For declaration under section 8AA of the Navigation Act 1912

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

15.54 

Fee

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981

For certificate of insurance

Civil Aviation Safety Authority

15.55 

Fees relating to the regulation of civil aviation safety and security

Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995

All fees and charges listed in the Regulations except:

       fees for airworthiness examinations

       fees for flight crew examinations

       fees for consultancy advice

       fees for assessment of training programs or training courses for maintenance personnel

15.56 

Excise and customs duty

Aviation Fuel Revenues (Special Appropriation) Act 1988

Excise Tariff Act 1921

Customs Tariff Act 1995

On Aviation gasoline (avgas) and aviation kerosene (avtur)

TREASURY

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

16.1 

Fee

Trade Practices (Regulations) Act 1974

For obtaining a copy of a document, tariff information or a register

16.2 

Applications fees

Trade Practices (Regulations) Act 1974

For authorisation, exemption and notification

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

Australian Taxation Office

16.3 

Income tax

Income Tax Act 1986

New Business Tax System (Former Subsidiary Tax Imposition) Act 1999

Income Tax (Superannuation Payments Withholding Tax) Act 2002

Income Tax (Bearer Debentures) Act 1971

Income Tax (Diverted Income) Act 1981

Income Tax (Former Complying Superannuation Funds) Act 1994

Income Tax (Former Non‑Resident Superannuation Funds) Act 1994

 

16.4 

Income tax

Income Tax (Dividends, Interest and Royalties Withholding Tax) Act 1974

Income Tax (Mining Withholding Tax) Act 1979

Income Tax (Offshore Banking Units) (Withholding Tax Recoupment) Act 1988

Income Tax (Securities and Agreements) (Withholding Tax Recoupment) Act 1986 Income Tax (Withholding Tax Recoupment) Act 1971

Income Tax (Fund Contributions) Act 1989

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.5 

Fringe benefits tax

Fringe Benefits Tax Act 1986

 

16.6 

Wool tax

Wool Tax (Administration) Act 1964

 

16.7 

Medicare levy

Medicare Levy Act 1986

 

16.8 

Wine equalisation tax

A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax Imposition — Customs) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax Imposition — Excise) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax Imposition — General) Act 1999

 

16.9 

Luxury car tax

A New Tax System (Luxury Car Tax) Act 1999

 

16.10 

Excise

Excise Act 1901

Excise Tariff Act 1921

 

16.11 

Petroleum resource rent tax

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987

 

16.12 

Sales tax

Sales Tax Imposition (General) Act 1992

Sales Tax Imposition (Customs) Act 1992

Sales Tax Imposition (Excise) Act 1992

 

16.13 

Lodgement fee

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

To accompany application for registration and re‑registration as tax agents and their nominees

16.14 

Superannuation guarantee charge

Superannuation Guarantee Charge Act 1992

 

16.15 

Superannuation contributions surcharge

Superannuation Contributions Tax Imposition Act 1997

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.16 

Ultimate beneficiary non‑disclosure tax

A New Tax System (Ultimate Beneficiary Non‑disclosure Tax) Act (No 1) 1999

A New Tax System (Ultimate Beneficiary Non‑disclosure Tax) Act (No 2) 1999

 

16.17 

Medicare Levy Surcharge

A New Tax System (Medicare Levy Surcharge — Fringe Benefits) Act 1999

 

16.18 

Termination payments surcharge

Termination Payments Tax Imposition Act 1997

 

16.19 

Levy

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1991

Imposed on lodgement of certain returns under the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

16.20 

Provision for the collection of levies

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Taxation Act 1987

Imposed in respect of certain superannuation funds

16.21 

Mirror tax

Commonwealth Places (Mirror Taxes) Act 1998

Commonwealth Places Windfall Tax (Imposition) Act 1998

 

16.22 

Superannuation contributions surcharge

Superannuation Contributions Tax (Members of Constitutionally Protected Superannuation Funds) Imposition Act 1997

For members of constitutionally protected superannuation funds

16.23 

Fee

A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999

For a copy of an entry in, a certified copy of or an extract from the Australian Business Register

16.24 

Alienated personal services income tax

New Business Tax System (Alienated Personal Services Income) Tax Imposition Act (No. 1) 2000

 

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.25 

Alienated personal services payments tax

New Business Tax System (Alienated Personal Services Income) Tax Imposition Act (No. 2) 2000

 

16.26 

Interest on non‑resident trust distributions

Taxation (Interest on non‑resident trust distributions) Act 1990

 

16.27 

Deficit deferral tax

Income Tax (Deficit Deferral) Act 1994

 

16.28 

Untainting tax

Income Tax (Untainting Tax) Act 1998

 

16.29 

Family trust distribution tax

Family Trust Distribution Tax (Primary Liability) Act 1998

Family Trust Distribution Tax (Secondary Liability) Act 1998

 

16.30 

Franking deficit tax

Income Tax (Franking Deficit) Act 1987

New Business Tax System (Franking Deficit Tax) Act 2002

 

16.31 

Infrastructure Certificate Cancellation tax

Infrastructure Certificate Cancellation Tax Act 1994

 

16.32 

Deferred interest securities tax file number withholding tax

Income Tax (Deferred Interest Securities) (Tax file number withholding tax) Act 1991

 

16.33 

Venture capital deficit tax

New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Act 2000

New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Act 2003

 

16.34 

Trust recoupment tax

Trust Recoupment Tax Act 1985

 

16.35 

Application Fee

Tax Agent Services Act 2009

To accompany application for registration and re-registration as tax agents and BAS Agents

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.36 

First home saver accounts misuse tax

Income Tax (First Home Saver Accounts Misuse Tax) Act 2008

 

16.37 

TFN withholding (ESS) tax

Income Tax (TFN withholding tax (ESS)) Act 2009

 

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

16.38 

Levy

Authorised Deposit‑taking Institutions Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision of authorised deposit‑taking institutions

16.39 

Levy

Authorised Non‑operating Holding Companies Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision of authorised non‑operating holding companies

16.40 

Levy

General Insurance Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision and data collection of the general insurance industry

16.41 

Levy

Life Insurance Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision of the life insurance industry

16.42 

Levy

Retirement Savings Account Providers Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision of retirement savings account providers

16.43 

Levy

Superannuation Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1998

To provide for the prudential supervision of the superannuation industry

16.44 

Levy

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 1991

Imposed on lodgement of certain returns under the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

16.45 

Levies

Financial Institutions Supervisory Levies Collection Act 1998

Imposed in respect of various financial institutions

16.46 

Levies

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Taxation Act 1987

Imposed in respect of certain superannuation funds

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.47 

Levies

Superannuation (Financial Assistance Funding) Levy Act 1993

Imposed on superannuation funds and approved deposit funds for the purpose of funding financial assistance to any such funds that have suffered loss as a result of fraudulent conduct or theft

16.48 

Levies

First Home Saver Account Providers Supervisory Levy Imposition Act 2008

Imposed in respect of various financial institutions

16.49 

Application fee

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993, paragraph 29C(4)(c)

 For grant of an RSE Licence for the purposes of the Act

16.50 

Application fee

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993, paragraph 29F(2)(c)

 For variation of the class of an RSE Licence for the purposes of the Act

16.51 

Application fee

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997, subsection 23(2)

For approval as a retirement savings account institution

16.52 

Application fee

Banking Act 1959, paragraph 67(1)(c)

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, section 51

Fee for an application for approval to establish a representative office of a foreign bank in Australia

16.53 

Application fee

Banking Act 1959, paragraph 67(1)(c) and subsection 67(2)

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, section 51

Fee for APRA to monitor a foreign bank’s operations and compliance with conditions imposed by an approval granted to the foreign bank to establish a representative office in Australia

16.54 

Application fee

Banking Act 1959, section 9

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, section 51

Fee for an application for authorisation as an authorised deposit‑taking institution in Australia

16.55 

Application fee

First Home Saver Accounts Act 2008 Part 7, Davison 1, subdivision A, section 89(2)

Fee for a RSE licensee application for authorisation as FHSA providers

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.56 

Application fee

Insurance Act 1973, section 12

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, section 51

Fee for an application for authorisation as a general insurer in Australia

16.57 

Application fee

Life Insurance Act 1995, section 21 and subsection 16C(2)

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, section 51

Fee for an application for registration as a life company (including a determination that the life company is a friendly society)

16.58 

Application fee

Financial Sector (Shareholdings) Act 1998, sections 13, 15 and 17

Fee for an application for approval to hold a stake in a financial sector company, and for extensions and variations to an approval

16.59 

Application fee

Banking Act 1959, section 11AA; Life Insurance Act 1995, section 28A; Insurance Act 1973, section 18; APRA Act paragraph 51(1)(b)

 Fee for an ADI, LI or GI to be authorised or registered as a Non Operating Holding Company (NOHC)

16.60 

Fee for inspecting the Register of Life Companies and registered NOHCs

Life Insurance Act 1995, section 241

 

16.61 

Fee for inspecting the Register of General Insurers and Authorised NOHCs

Insurance Act 1973, section 123

 

16.62 

Fee for inspecting the Register of Entities

Financial Sector (Collection of Data) Act 2001, section 8

 

16.63 

Financial Claims Scheme Levy (General Insurers)

Financial Claims Scheme (General Insurers) Levy Act 2008

An industry levy on insurers that can be imposed on their gross premiums to recover expenditures of the Government under the Financial Claims Scheme that are not recovered from the insolvent insurer

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.64 

Financial Claims Scheme Levy (Authorised Deposit‑taking Institutions)

Financial Claims Scheme (ADIs) Levy Act 2008

An industry levy on ADIs that can be imposed on their deposit liabilities to recover expenditures of the Government under the Financial Claims Scheme that are not recovered from the insolvent ADI

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

16.65 

Occupational licensing fee

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

 

16.66 

Fee

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For incorporation, registration, and changing name or type of companies and other bodies

16.67 

Annual returns and account fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

 

16.68 

Lodgement fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For lodgement of reports or documents by disclosing entities, prospectuses and notices of sales or acquisitions of shares

16.69 

Lodgement fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

Of notices on the creation, satisfaction, assignment or variation of a charge or on the acquisition of property under the charges registration provisions of the Corporations Act 2001

16.70 

Fees for market licensees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

 

16.71 

Lodgement fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

Of takeover, compulsory acquisition and buy‑out documents and copies of offers under the takeover schemes provisions of the Corporations Act 2001

16.72 

Fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For miscellaneous applications under the Corporations Act 2001

16.73 

Fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For the supply of information, documents and certificates

16.74 

Fee

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For any Act that ASIC is required or authorised to do on the request of a person

Item

Australian tax, fee or charge

Australian law

Notes

16.75 

Fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For the preparation or examination of statements by ASIC under the external administration provisions of the Corporations Act 2001

16.76 

Fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

For the lodgement of Product Disclosure Statements

16.77 

Late lodgement fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

 

16.78 

Prescribed fees

Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Regulations

 

16.79 

Fees

Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Regulations

For registration renewal and inspection and copying of documents

16.80 

Corporations review fees

Corporations (Fees) Regulations 2001

 

16.81 

FOI fees and charges

Freedom of Information Act 1992

All fees and charges under the Act

16.82 

Prescribed fees

National Consumer Credit Protection (Fees) Regulations 2010

For chargeable matters under the National Consumer Credit Protection (Fees) Act 2009

16.83 

Financial market supervision levy on market operators

Corporations (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2010

To recover the costs of financial market supervision functions performed by ASIC under Part 7.2A of the Corporations Act 2001 from domestically licensed financial markets

16.84 

Fees

Business Names Registration Act

 Fees in respect of registration and renewal of business names or search fees.