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Proclamations/Commencement of Act as made
This Proclamation provides for the commencement of Parts 2, 3 and 4 and Schedule 1 of the Succession to the Crown Act 2015.
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
Registered 26 Mar 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate11-May-2015
Tabled HR12-May-2015
Date of repeal 27 Mar 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003


Succession to the Crown Commencement Proclamation 2015

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and under items 3 and 5 of the table in subsection 2(1) of the Succession to the Crown Act 2015, fix the beginning of 26 March 2015 by United Kingdom time as the time and day on which Parts 2, 3 and 4 of, and Schedule 1 to, that Act commence.

This instrument commences on the day, and at the time, it is registered.

Signed and sealed with the Great Seal of Australia on 24 March 2015

Peter Cosgrove


By His Excellency’s Command

Christian Porter

Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister