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IMMI 14/033 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies that clients paying for the lodgement of visa applications in local currency using a credit card in Singapore or New Zealand must have any credit card surcharge waived or refunded.
Administered by: Immigration and Border Protection
Made 15 Apr 2014
Registered 17 Apr 2014
Tabled HR 13 May 2014
Tabled Senate 14 May 2014
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2014
Repealed by Migration Regulations 1994 - Circumstances In Which a Credit Card Surcharge Must Be Waived Or Refunded - IMMI 14/054


 

Commonwealth of Australia

 

Migration Regulations 1994

 

CIRCUMSTANCES IN WHICH A CREDIT CARD SURCHARGE IS WAIVED OR REFUNDED

 

(Paragraphs 5.43(4)(a) and 5.43(4)(c))

 

 

I, SCOTT MORRISON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under paragraphs 5.43(4)(a) and 5.43(4)(c) of the Migration Regulations 1994, (‘the Regulations’):

 

1.         SPECIFY the following circumstances for the purposes of paragraph 5.34(4)(a):

 

(a)   any credit card surcharge levied against payment made using local currency when clients make a credit card payment in Singapore and New Zealand must be waived; and

2.         SPECIFY the following circumstances for the purposes of paragraph 5.34(4)(c):

(a) any credit card surcharge accepted against payment made using local currency when clients make a credit card payment in Singapore and New Zealand must be refunded.

 

This Instrument, IMMI 14/033 commences on 19 April 2014, immediately after the commencement of Migration Amendment (Credit Card Surcharge) Regulation 2014.

 

 

Dated 15 April 2014

 

 

 

 

SCOTT MORRISON

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection