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IMMI 14/117 Determinations/Other as made
This determination operates to specify the Minister’s determination of at least the minimum total combined number of Protection (Class XA) visas and Refugee and Humanitarian (Class XB) visas that the Minister must take all reasonable practicable measures to ensure are granted for, the financial years commencing 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 23 Dec 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Feb-2015
Tabled Senate09-Feb-2015

 


Commonwealth of Australia

 

Migration Act 1958

 

 

DETERMINATION OF PROTECTION (CLASS XA) AND REFUGEE HUMANITARIAN (CLASS XB) VISAS 2014

 

(Section 39A)

 

 

I, the Honourable SCOTT MORRISON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under Section 39A of the Migration Act 1958 (the Act):

 

1.      DETERMINE for the purposes of section 39A of the Act, the minimum combined total number of Protection (Class XA) and Refugee and Humanitarian (Class XB) visas that the Minister must take all reasonably practicable measures to ensure are granted in a specified financial year is as follows:

 

a.         for the financial year starting 1 July 2015 – 13,750 Class XA and Class XB visas;

 

b.         for the financial year starting 1 July 2016 – 13,750 Class XA and Class XB visas;

 

c.         for the financial year starting 1 July 2017 – 16,250 Class XA and Class XB visas;

 

d.        for the financial year starting 1 July 2018 – 18,750 Class XA and Class XB visas.

 

 

This Instrument, IMMI 14/117 commences on the day after signature.

 

 

Dated 22.12.2014

 

 

 

 

 

Scott Morrison

                                                                          

                    The Honourable Minister for Immigration and Border Protection