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SLI 2012 No. 88 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Business Names Registration Regulations 2011 to make minor and technical changes relating to information available from searches of the business names register established by the Business Names Registration Act 2011, the protection of personal information, the delegation of ministerial functions to ASIC, and an addition of a notified State register.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 25 May 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR28-May-2012
Tabled Senate18-Jun-2012
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Treasury (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Business Names Registration Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 88

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Business Names Registration Act 2011.

Dated 24 May 2012



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of regulation

                This regulation is the Business Names Registration Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This regulation commences on 28 May 2012.

3              Amendment of Business Names Registration Regulations 2011

                Schedule 1 amends the Business Names Registration Regulations 2011.

Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)


[1]           Paragraph 9 (e)


if the entry identifies a notified successor that ASIC believes is not itself an entity —

[2]           Subregulation 10 (2)


However, if:



[3]           After subregulation 10 (2)


         (3)   ASIC must not make information publically available if it is prevented from disclosing the information under subsection 60 (6) of the Act.

[4]           Regulation 13


subsection 28 (2)


subsections 27 (2) and 28 (2)

[5]           After regulation 14


15            Modifications of the Act

                For subsection 6 (2) of the Act, Schedule 1 to the Act applies as if it were modified by Schedule 1.

Schedule 1        Modifications of the Act

(regulation 15)


1              Schedule 1, after paragraph 3 (c)


                    (ca)  the register of limited partnerships established under the Partnership Act 1891 of Queensland;


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