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SLI 2011 No. 225 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010 to relax the prohibition in section 86 of the ACL on supply of goods priced $500 or less during the 10 day cooling off period, to allow consumers to immediately take receipt of goods they have consented to buy.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 24 Nov 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Feb-2012
Tabled Senate07-Feb-2012
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Treasury (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Competition and Consumer Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 2)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 225

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

Dated 23 November 2011



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Competition and Consumer Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 January 2012.

3              Amendment of Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010

                Schedule 1 amends the Competition and Consumer Regulations 2010.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           After regulation 94


95            Application of paragraph 86 (1) (a) of Australian Consumer Law

                For paragraph 94 (a) of the Australian Consumer Law, paragraph 86 (1) (a) of the Australian Consumer Law does not apply to the supply of goods to a consumer under an unsolicited consumer agreement if the total price payable for the goods under the agreement is $500 or less.

Note   This regulation does not apply in relation to the supply of services under the agreement.


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