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IMMI 12/009 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies Countries and Currencies for paying of Visa Application Charges.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
Registered 15 Jun 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Jun-2012
Tabled Senate18-Jun-2012
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2013
Repealed by Migration Regulations 1994 - Specification of Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees - IMMI 12/077

 

 

Commonwealth of Australia

 

Migration Regulations 1994

 

PLACES AND CURRENCIES FOR PAYING OF FEES

 

(Paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and 5.36(1)(b))

 

I, STEPHEN SHEEHAN, Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, acting under paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and 5.36(1)(b) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (‘the Regulations’):

 

1.         REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 11/057, signed on 1 December 2011, specifying places and currencies for paying fees for the purposes of paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and 5.36(1)(b) of the Regulations; AND

 

2.         SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and 5.36(1)(b) of the Regulations any country listed in the schedule to this instrument as a place in which the payment of a fee may be made in either Australian Dollars or in the relevant currency specified in this instrument; AND/OR

 

3.         SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 5.36(1)(a) of the Regulations the places set out in column A of the Schedule to this Instrument as a place in which the payment of a fee must be made; AND

 

4.         SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 5.36(1)(b) of the Regulations the currency set out in column B of the Schedule to this Instrument as the currency in which a fee may be paid in that place.

 

This Instrument, IMMI 12/009, commences on 1 July 2012.

 

Dated 29 May 2012

STEPHEN SHEEHAN

Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship

 

 

[NOTE 1:     Regulation 5.36 of the Regulations deals with the payment of visa application charges and fees in foreign currencies.

NOTE 2:      Subregulation 5.36(1) of the Regulations provides that payment of a fee, other than a visa application charge mentioned in subregulation 5.36(3A), must be made in a place, being Australia or a foreign country, that is specified for the purposes of paragraph 5.36(1)(a) by Gazette Notice and in a currency that is specified for the purposes of paragraph 5.36(1)(b) by Gazette Notice as a currency in which a fee may be paid in that place.

NOTE 3:      Subsection 56(1) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 provides that if the enabling legislation in relation to a legislative instrument as in force at any time before the commencing day required the text of the instrument, or particulars of its making, to be published in the Gazette, the requirement for publication in the Gazette is taken, in relation to any such instrument made on or after that day, to be satisfied if the instrument is registered.]


Schedule

Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees

 

 

Column A (place)

Column B (currency)

Argentina

Argentine Peso

Australia

Australian Dollar

Austria

Euro

Bahrain

United Arab Emirates Dirham

Bangladesh

Bangladeshi Taka

Brazil

Brazilian Real

Cambodia

US Dollar

Canada

Canadian Dollar

Chile

US Dollar

Chile

Peruvian Nuevo Sol

Chile

Chilean Peso

China

Chinese Renminbi Yuan

China

US Dollar

Cyprus

Euro

Egypt

Egyptian Pound

Egypt

US Dollar

Ethiopia

Ethiopian Birr

Federated States of Micronesia

US Dollar

Fiji

Fiji Dollar

Germany

Euro

Ghana

US Dollar

Greece

Euro

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Dollar

India

Indian Rupee

Indonesia

Indonesian Rupiah

Iran

Euro

Iran

Iranian Rial

Iraq

US Dollar

Israel

Israeli New Shekel

Japan

Japanese Yen

Jordan

US Dollar

Jordan

Jordanian Dinar

Kenya

Kenyan Shilling

Kenya

US Dollar

Kiribati

Australian Dollar

Korea, Republic of

Korean Won

 


 

 

Column A (place)

Column B (currency)

Kuwait

United Arab Emirates Dirham

Lao People's Democratic Republic

US Dollar

Lebanon

US Dollar

Malaysia

Malaysian Ringgit

Mauritius

Mauritius Rupee

Mexico

US Dollar

Mexico

Mexican Peso

Myanmar

US Dollar

Nauru

Australian Dollar

Nepal

Indian Rupee

New Caledonia

Central Pacific Franc

New Zealand

New Zealand Dollar

Nigeria

US Dollar

Oman

United Arab Emirates Dirham

Pakistan

Pakistan Rupee

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Kina

Philippines

Philippine Peso

Qatar

United Arab Emirates Dirham

Russian Federation

Russian Rouble

Samoa

Samoan Tala

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian Riyal

Serbia

Euro

Singapore

Singapore Dollar

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands Dollar

South Africa

South African Rand

Spain

Euro

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Rupee

Syrian Arab Republic

Syrian Pound

Taiwan

Taiwan Dollar

Thailand

Thai Baht

Timor Leste

US Dollar

Tonga

Tongan Pa'anga

Turkey

Turkish Lira

Ukraine

Ukraine Hryvnia

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates Dirham

United Kingdom

British Pound

United States

US Dollar

Vanuatu

Vanuatu Vatu

Vietnam

Vietnamese Dong

Zimbabwe

US Dollar