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SLI 2015 No. 103 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Migration Regulations 1994, Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007, Migration Agents Regulations 1998, and Customs Regulations 2015.
Administered by: Immigration and Border Protection
Registered 29 Jun 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate10-Aug-2015
Tabled HR10-Aug-2015
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
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Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015

 

Select Legislative Instrument No. 103, 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, make the following regulation.

Dated 25 June 2015

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Peter Dutton

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name................................................................................................... 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Authority............................................................................................. 1

4............ Schedules............................................................................................ 1

Schedule 1—Amendments relating to Bridging F and Referred Stay visas           2

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                     2

Schedule 2—Reporting on departing passengers and crew                         7

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                     7

Schedule 3—Foreign currency exchange                                                              12

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007                                                            12

Schedule 4—Fees to accompany application for evidence of Australian citizenship        13

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007                                                            13

Schedule 5—Nominated positions                                                                              14

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   14

Schedule 6—Tribunals amalgamation                                                                    15

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                       15

Migration Agents Regulations 1998                                                                     15

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   15

Part 2—Multiple amendments                                                                                24

Division 1—References to Migration Review Tribunal                                      24

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   24

Division 2—References to MRT‑reviewable decisions                                       24

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   24

Division 3—References to review authority                                                         25

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   25

Division 4—References to redundant provisions                                                 27

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   27

Division 5—References to RRT‑reviewable decisions                                        29

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   29

Division 6—Repeals                                                                                                  29

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   29

Schedule 7—Visa application charges                                                                     31

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   31

Schedule 8—International airports                                                                           37

Customs Regulation 2015                                                                                        37

Schedule 9—Miscellaneous Amendments                                                             38

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   38

Schedule 10—Application and transitional provisions                                  39

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007                                                            39

Migration Regulations 1994                                                                                   39

 


1  Name

                   This is the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 July 2015.

1 July 2015

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the following Acts:

                     (a)  the Australian Citizenship Act 2007;

                     (b)  the Customs Act 1901;

                     (c)  the Migration Act 1958.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments relating to Bridging F and Referred Stay visas

  

Migration Regulations 1994

1  Regulation 1.03

Insert:

assistance notice means a notice in writing, issued by the Attorney‑General, the Secretary of the Attorney‑General’s Department or an SES employee or acting SES employee of the Attorney‑General’s Department, in relation to a non‑citizen, advising that:

                     (a)  the non‑citizen is required in Australia to assist in the administration of criminal justice in relation to human trafficking, slavery or slavery‑like practices; and

                     (b)  satisfactory arrangements have been made to meet the cost of keeping the non‑citizen in Australia.

human trafficking includes activities such as trafficking in persons, organ trafficking and debt bondage.

2  Regulation 2.07AK (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

2.07AK  Applications for Referred Stay (Permanent) (Class DH) visas

3  Subparagraphs 2.07AK(3)(c)(i) and (ii)

Omit “trafficked a person”, substitute “engaged in human trafficking, slavery or slavery‑like practices”.

4  Subregulation 2.20(1)

Omit “eligible non‑citizen”, substitute “eligible non‑citizen”.

5  Sub‑subparagraph 2.20(14)(a)(ii)(E)

After “human trafficking”, insert “, slavery or slavery‑like practices”.

6  Subparagraph 2.20(15)(a)(ii)

Repeal the subparagraph, substitute:

                             (ii)  is the subject of a valid criminal justice stay certificate under Division 4 of Part 2 of the Act or an assistance notice that has not been revoked; and

7  Item 1133 of Schedule 1 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

 1133.  Referred Stay (Permanent) (Class DH)

8  Before subparagraph 1306(3)(c)(i) of Schedule 1

Insert:

                            (ia)  an assistance notice has been given to the Minister in relation to the applicant, and the notice has not been revoked;

9  Subparagraphs 1306(3)(d)(i) and (ii) of Schedule 1

After “human trafficking”, insert “, slavery or slavery‑like practices”.

10  Division 060.1 of Schedule 2 (note)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          For human trafficking see regulation 1.03. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

11  Clause 060.221 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

060.221 

                   The applicant has been identified as a suspected victim of human trafficking, slavery or slavery‑like practices.

12  Clause 060.222 of Schedule 2

Omit “The Minister is satisfied that suitable”, substitute “Suitable”.

13  Clause 060.223 of Schedule 2

Omit “The Minister is satisfied that, if”, substitute “If”.

14  At the end of Subdivision 060.22 of Schedule 2

Add:

060.224 

                   If the applicant was the subject of an assistance notice when the application was made, the notice has not been revoked.

15  Clause 060.321 of Schedule 2

After “a person”, insert “(the primary applicant)”.

16  Clause 060.322 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

060.322 

                   The applicant continues to be a member of the immediate family of the primary applicant.

17  Clause 060.323 of Schedule 2

Omit “The Minister is satisfied that suitable”, substitute “Suitable”.

18  Clause 060.324 of Schedule 2

Omit “The Minister is satisfied that, if”, substitute “If”.

19  At the end of Subdivision 060.32 of Schedule 2

Add:

060.325 

                   If the primary applicant was the subject of an assistance notice when the application was made, the notice has not been revoked.

20  Subparagraphs 060.511(2)(c)(ii) and (iii) of Schedule 2

Repeal the subparagraphs, substitute:

                             (ii)  28 days after the day the Attorney‑General, the Secretary of the Attorney‑General’s Department or an SES employee or acting SES employee of the Attorney‑General’s Department notifies the Minister, in writing, that the assistance notice is revoked.

21  After subclause 060.511(2) of Schedule 2

Insert:

          (2A)  For a person who is the subject of an assistance notice, or a person who is a member of the immediate family of such a person, other than a person to whom subclause (1) or (2) applies—bridging visa:

                     (a)  coming into effect on grant; and

                     (b)  permitting the holder to remain in Australia until 28 days after the day the Attorney‑General, the Secretary of the Attorney‑General’s Department or an SES employee or acting SES employee of the Attorney‑General’s Department notifies the Minister, in writing, that the assistance notice is revoked.

22  Sub‑subparagraphs 060.511(3)(b)(iii)(A) and 060.511(3)(b)(iv)(B) of Schedule 2

After “human trafficking”, insert “, slavery or slavery‑like practices”.

23  Clause 060.612 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

060.612 

                   In any other case, any one or more of conditions 8101, 8401, 8505 and 8506 may be imposed.

24  Part 852 of Schedule 2 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Subclass 852Referred Stay (Permanent)

25  Amendments of listed provisions—Witness Protection (Trafficking)

Omit “Witness Protection (Trafficking)” (wherever occurring) and substitute “Referred Stay” in the following provisions:

                     (a)  subregulation 2.07AK(1);

                     (b)  paragraph 2.08AB(b);

                     (c)  subparagraph 2.08AC(2)(b)(i);

                     (d)  paragraph 2.08AC(3)(a);

                     (e)  sub‑subparagraph 2.08AC(4)(a)(i)(B);

                      (f)  subitem 1133(3) of Schedule 1;

                     (g)  clause 852.211 of Schedule 2;

                     (h)  clause 852.224 of Schedule 2;

                      (i)  clause 852.311 of Schedule 2;

                      (j)  clause 852.312 of Schedule 2;

                     (k)  clause 852.323 of Schedule 2.

Schedule 2Reporting on departing passengers and crew

  

Migration Regulations 1994

1  Regulation 3.13

Insert:

international cargo ship:

                     (a)  means a civilian vessel that:

                              (i)  has a gross tonnage of at least 500 tons; and

                             (ii)  either:

                                        (A)  is used wholly or principally to provide sea transportation of cargo; or

                                        (B)  is used to provide services to ships or shipping; and

                     (b)  does not include any of the following:

                              (i)  an international passenger cruise ship;

                             (ii)  a fishing vessel;

                            (iii)  a fishing support vessel;

                            (iv)  a pleasure craft.

international passenger aircraft means an aircraft that is being used to provide a regular international passenger air service or an international passenger charter air service.

international passenger charter air service means a service of providing air transportation of persons:

                     (a)  from:

                              (i)  a place outside Australia to a place in Australia; or

                             (ii)  a place in Australia to a place outside Australia; and

                     (b)  that is provided:

                              (i)  by an airline operator that provides a regular international passenger air service; and

                             (ii)  in return for a fee payable by persons using the service; and

                     (c)  that is not conducted in accordance with an international airline licence granted under Division 1 of Part 6 of the Air Navigation Regulations 1947.

international passenger cruise ship means a ship that:

                     (a)  has sleeping facilities for at least 100 persons (other than crew members); and

                     (b)  is being used to provide an international passenger sea transportation service.

international passenger sea transportation service means a service of providing sea transportation of persons:

                     (a)  from:

                              (i)  a place outside Australia to a place in Australia; or

                             (ii)  a place in Australia to a place outside Australia; and

                     (b)  that is provided in return for a fee payable by persons using the service; and

                     (c)  that is available to the general public.

regular international passenger air service means a service of providing air transportation of persons:

                     (a)  from:

                              (i)  a place outside Australia to a place in Australia; or

                             (ii)  a place in Australia to a place outside Australia; and

                     (b)  that is provided in return for a fee payable by persons using the service; and

                     (c)  that is conducted in accordance with:

                              (i)  an international airline licence granted under Division 1 of Part 6 of the Air Navigation Regulations 1947; and

                             (ii)  fixed schedules from fixed airports outside Australia over specific routes to fixed airports in Australia; and

                     (d)  that is available to the general public on a regular basis.

2  Regulations 3.13A to 3.13D

Repeal the regulations, substitute:

3.13A  Information about passengers and crew to be given before arrival and departure of certain aircraft and ships

                   For the definition of kind of aircraft or ship to which this Division applies in subsection 245I(1) of the Act, the following kinds of aircraft or ship are a kind of aircraft or ship to which Division 12B of the Act applies:

                     (a)  an international passenger aircraft;

                     (b)  an international passenger cruise ship;

                     (c)  an international cargo ship.

Note:          Division 12B of the Act deals with the reporting of persons due to arrive at, or depart from, a place in Australia.

3.13B  Obligation to report on persons arriving on ships—reporting periods for journey from last port outside Australia

             (1)  For paragraph 245L(5)(a) of the Act, the prescribed period is 96 hours.

             (2)  For paragraph 245L(5)(b) of the Act, the period mentioned in an item in the following table is specified for a journey of the kind mentioned in the item.

 

Reporting periods for certain journeys

Item

Likely duration of ship’s journey

Specified period

1

72 hours or more but less than 96 hours

72 hours

2

48 hours or more but less than 72 hours

48 hours

3

24 hours or more but less than 48 hours

24 hours

4

Less than 24 hours

12 hours

 

3.13C  Report on departing person to relate to flight or voyage from the last place in Australia to a place outside Australia

                   For paragraph 245LA(3)(b) of the Act, a report under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act must only relate to the part of a flight or voyage that is from the last place in Australia to a place outside Australia.

3.13D  Obligation to report on persons departing from Australia—deadline for providing report

Deadline for reporting on persons departing on an international passenger aircraft

             (1)  For subsection 245LA(5) of the Act, a report under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act on a passenger or crew member who is on, or is expected to be on, a flight to be undertaken by an international passenger aircraft must be provided:

                     (a)  before the passenger or crew member is required to present evidence of his or her identity to a clearance authority in relation to his or her departure; or

                     (b)  if a report on the passenger or crew member has been made under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act and after the report was made the passenger or crew member changes his or her departing flight—before the passenger or crew member boards the departing flight; or

                     (c)  for a passenger or crew member transiting through Australia without being immigration cleared and for whom a report under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act has not been made in relation to the person’s departure from Australia—before the passenger or crew member boards the departing flight.

Deadline for reporting on persons departing on an international passenger cruise ship

             (2)  For subsection 245LA(5) of the Act, a report under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act on a passenger or crew member who is on, or is expected to be on, a voyage to be undertaken by an international passenger cruise ship must be provided before the ship departs a place in Australia for a place outside Australia.

Deadline for reporting on persons departing on an international cargo ship

             (3)  For subsection 245LA(5) of the Act, a report under subsection 245LA(2) of the Act on a passenger or crew member who is on, or is expected to be on, a voyage to be undertaken by an international cargo ship must be provided before the ship departs a place in Australia for a place outside Australia.

3  Regulation 5.20 (note)

Repeal the note.

4  Regulation 5.21 (note)

Repeal the note.

Schedule 3Foreign currency exchange

  

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

1  Subregulation 12A(7)

Repeal the subregulation, substitute:

             (7)  In this regulation:

conversion instrument means the instrument titled Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies (IMMI 15/051) that commenced on 1 July 2015.

places and currencies instrument means the instrument titled Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees (IMMI 15/052) that commenced on 1 July 2015.

Schedule 4Fees to accompany application for evidence of Australian citizenship

  

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

1  After regulation 12

Insert:

12AA  Application for replacement of evidence of Australian citizenship lost, destroyed or damaged due to a natural disaster

             (1)  This regulation applies to an application under section 37 of the Act for evidence of Australian citizenship if:

                     (a)  the application relates to the replacement of evidence of Australian citizenship that was lost, destroyed or damaged due to a natural disaster that is included on a list of natural disasters published by the Department on its website; and

                     (b)  the application is made within 18 months of the date specified for the natural disaster on the list.

             (2)  For paragraph 46(1)(c) of the Act, the application must be accompanied by the following information or documents:

                     (a)  a statutory declaration stating that the evidence of Australian citizenship has been lost, destroyed or damaged due to the natural disaster;

                     (b)  if the evidence of Australian citizenship is damaged—the damaged evidence of Australian citizenship.

Note:          No fee is payable for an application to which this regulation applies (see Schedule 3).

2  Schedule 3 (after table item 19)

Insert:

19A

An application in accordance with section 37 of the Act to which regulation 12AA applies

Nil

3  Schedule 3 (table item 20, column headed “Application”)

After “item 19”, insert “or 19A”.

Schedule 5Nominated positions

  

Migration Regulations 1994

1  Sub‑subparagraph 5.19(4)(h)(ii)(D)

Repeal the sub‑subparagraph, substitute:

                                        (D)  the tasks to be performed in the position correspond to the tasks of an occupation specified by the Minister in an instrument in writing for this sub‑subparagraph;

2  Subparagraph 187.233(1)(a)(i) of Schedule 2

Omit “5.19(4)(h) ii)”, substitute “5.19(4)(h)(ii)”.

Schedule 6Tribunals amalgamation

Part 1Main amendments

Migration Agents Regulations 1998

1  Paragraph 7B(4)(d)

Omit “Administrative Appeals Tribunal, Refugee Review Tribunal or Migration Review Tribunal”, substitute “Tribunal”.

2  At the end of subregulation 7B(4)

Add:

Note:          For Tribunal, see subsection 5(1) of the Act.

3  Regulation 7H

Omit “Refugee Review Tribunal or the Migration Review Tribunal” (wherever occurring), substitute “Tribunal”.

4  At the end of regulation 7H

Add:

Note 1:       The requirement to notify the Tribunal applies in relation to the review of Part 5‑reviewable decisions and Part 7‑reviewable decisions. For Part 5‑reviewable decision and Part 7‑reviewable decision, see subsection (5)(1) of the Act.

Note 2:       For Tribunal, see subsection 5(1) of the Act.

Migration Regulations 1994

5  Regulation 1.03

Insert:

outstanding: a parent visa application is outstanding if none of the following has occurred:

                     (a)  the application has been withdrawn;

                     (b)  each decision that has been made in respect of the application is not, or is no longer, subject to any form of review by the Tribunal or judicial review proceedings (including proceedings on appeal);

                     (c)  a decision that has been made in respect of the application was subject to review by the Tribunal or judicial review proceedings (including proceedings on appeal) but the period within which such a review or such review proceedings could be instituted has ended without a review or review proceedings having been instituted as prescribed.

6  Subparagraph 2.08F(3)(b)(i)

Omit “Refugee Review”.

7  Division 4.1 (note to Division heading)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          This Division deals with the review of visa decisions other than protection visa decisions. The review of decisions relating to protection visas is dealt with in Divisions 4.2 and 4.4.

8  Regulation 4.02 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

4.02  Part 5‑reviewable decisions and who may apply for review

9  Paragraphs 4.11(1)(a), (c), (d) and (e)

Omit “Principal Member under section 353A of the Act”, substitute “President of the Tribunal under section 18B of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975”.

10  Subregulation 4.13(4)

Omit “Registrar, or a Deputy Registrar, of the Tribunal, or another officer of the Tribunal authorised in writing by the Registrar,”, substitute “Registrar of the Tribunal”

11  Subregulation 4.13(4)

Omit “, Deputy Registrar or officer”

12  Subregulation 4.14(1) (cell at table item 1, column headed “If…”)

Repeal the cell, substitute:

the applicant has paid the amount mentioned in subregulation 4.13(1) and the Registrar of the Tribunal has made a determination mentioned in subregulation 4.13(4)

13  Subregulations 4.15(3) and 4.15(4)

Omit “MRT” (wherever occurring), substitute “Tribunal”.

14  Division 4.2 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Division 4.2Review of Part 7‑reviewable decisions

15  Paragraphs 4.31AA(1)(a), (c), (d) and (e)

Omit “Principal Member under section 420A of the Act”, substitute “President of the Tribunal under section 18B of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975”.

16  Subregulation 4.33(2)

Omit “paragraphs 415(2)(c) of the Act and 43(1A)(c) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (as substituted in relation to an RRT‑reviewable decision by section 452 of the Act)”, substitute “paragraph 415(2)(c) of the Act”.

17  Subregulations 4.33(3), (4) and (5)

Omit “and paragraph 43(1A)(c) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (as substituted in relation to an RRT‑reviewable decision by section 452 of the Act)”.

18  Subregulation 4.39(2)

After “for review”, insert “of a Part 5‑reviewable decision or a Part 7‑reviewable decision”

19  Subregulation 5.19(6) (note)

Omit “an MRT‑reviewable decision. MRT‑reviewable decision is defined in Division 2 of Part 5 of the Act”, substitute “a Part 5‑reviewable decision”.

20  Subparagraphs 1128(3)(e)(ii) and 1216(3)(d)(ii) of Schedule 1

Omit “AAT”, substitute “Tribunal”.

21  Division 010.1 of Schedule 2

Repeal the Division, substitute:

010.1Interpretation

Note:          Compelling need to work and criminal detention are defined in regulation 1.03. For eligible non‑citizen see regulation 2.20. Tribunal is defined in subsection 5(1) of the Act. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

22  Subparagraph 010.511(b)(iii) of Schedule 2

Repeal the subparagraph, substitute:

                            (iii)  if the substantive visa application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that refusal—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                                        (A)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                                        (B)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

23  Part 020 of Schedule 2

Omit:

Interpretation

substitute:

020.1Interpretation

Note:          Compelling need to work and criminal detention are defined in regulation 1.03. For eligible non‑citizen see regulation 2.20. Tribunal is defined in subsection 5(1) of the Act. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

24  Clause 020.111 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause.

25  Subparagraph 020.511(b)(iii) of Schedule 2

Repeal the subparagraph, substitute:

                            (iii)  if the substantive visa application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that refusal—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                                        (A)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                                        (B)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

26  Division 030.1 of Schedule 2

Repeal the Division, substitute:

030.1Interpretation

Note:          Criminal detention and compelling need to work are defined in regulation 1.03. For eligible non‑citizen see regulation 2.20. Tribunal is defined in subsection 5(1) of the Act. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

27  Subparagraph 030.511(b)(iii) of Schedule 2

Repeal the subparagraph, substitute:

                            (iii)  if the substantive visa application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that refusal—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                                        (A)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                                        (B)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

28  Division 050.1 of Schedule 2

Repeal the Division, substitute:

050.1—Interpretation

Note:          Compelling need to work and criminal detention are defined in regulation 1.03. For eligible non‑citizen see regulation 2.20. Tribunal is defined in subsection 5(1) of the Act. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

29  Subparagraphs 050.511(b)(iii) and (iiia) of Schedule 2

Repeal the subparagraphs, substitute:

                            (iii)  if the substantive visa application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that refusal—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                                        (A)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                                        (B)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

                          (iiia)  if the substantive visa application is refused and the refusal decision is referred to the Immigration Assessment Authority under section 473CA of the Act—28 days after notification by the Immigration Assessment Authority of its decision under subsection 473CC(2) of the Act; or

30  Division 051.1 of Schedule 2

Repeal the Division, substitute:

051.1—Interpretation

Note 1:       Compelling need to work and criminal detention are defined in regulation 1.03. For eligible non‑citizen see regulation 2.20. Tribunal is defined in subsection 5(1) of the Act. For finally determined see subsection 5(9) of the Act. There are no interpretation provisions specific to this Part.

Note 2:       A Subclass 051 visa may also be granted without application.

31  Paragraph 051.511(b) of Schedule 2

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  if that application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that decision—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                              (i)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                             (ii)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

32  Paragraph 051.513(1)(b) of Schedule 2

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  if the protection visa application is refused and the holder applies, or purports to apply, for merits review of that decision—28 days after notification by the Tribunal:

                              (i)  of its decision on the merits review; or

                             (ii)  that the application for merits review was not made in accordance with the law governing the making of applications to the Tribunal; or

33  Division 103.1 of Schedule 2 (note)

After “guardian”, insert “, outstanding”.

34  Clause 103.229 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

103.229 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

35  Clause 103.327 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

103.327 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

36  Clause 143.111 of Schedule 2 (note)

After “guardian,”, insert “outstanding,”.

37  Clause 143.232 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

143.232 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

38  Clause 143.329 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

143.329 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

39  Division 173.1 of Schedule 2 (note)

After “guardian,”, insert “outstanding,”.

40  Clause 173.229 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

173.229 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

41  Clause 173.326 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

173.326 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

42  Clause 804.111 of Schedule 2 (note)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          Aged parent, eligible New Zealand citizen and outstanding are defined in regulation 1.03.

43  Clause 804.228 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

804.228 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

44  Clause 804.326 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

804.326 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

45  Clause 864.111 of Schedule 2 (note)

After “guardian,”, insert “outstanding,”.

46  Clause 864.230 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

864.230 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

47  Clause 864.329 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

864.329 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

48  Division 884.1 of Schedule 2 (note)

After “guardian,”, insert “outstanding,”.

49  Clause 884.229 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

884.229 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

50  Clause 884.325 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause, substitute:

884.325 

                   If the applicant has previously made a valid application for another parent visa, that application is not outstanding.

51  Subclause 4020(1) of Schedule 4

Omit “Migration Review Tribunal”, substitute “Tribunal during the review of a Part 5‑reviewable decision”.

Part 2Multiple amendments

Division 1—References to Migration Review Tribunal

Migration Regulations 1994

52  Amendments of listed provisions

Omit “Migration Review Tribunal” (wherever occurring) and substitute “Tribunal” in the following provisions:

                     (a)  paragraphs 2.08E(2A)(c) and (f);

                     (b)  subregulation 2.08E(2B);

                     (c)  subparagraph 2.43(1)(l)(ii);

                     (d)  subregulation 2.90(2);

                     (e)  subregulation 5.41(1);

                      (f)  subparagraph 1229(4)(a)(iv) of Schedule 1;

                     (g)  subparagraph 309.321(b)(iii) of Schedule 2;

                     (h)  subparagraph 570.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                      (i)  subparagraph 571.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                      (j)  subparagraph 572.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                     (k)  subparagraph 573.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                      (l)  subparagraph 574.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                    (m)  subparagraph 575.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                     (n)  subparagraph 576.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                     (o)  subparagraph 580.211(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2;

                     (p)  subparagraph 820.321(b)(iii) of Schedule 2;

                     (q)  paragraph 3001(2)(d) of Schedule 3.

Division 2—References to MRT‑reviewable decisions

Migration Regulations 1994

53  Amendments of listed provisions

 

Further amendments—MRT‑reviewable decisions

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Subregulations 4.02(4), (4A), (4B) and (4C)

an MRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 5‑reviewable decision

2

Subregulation 4.10(1)

an MRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 5‑reviewable decision

3

Paragraphs 4.10(1)(a), (b), (c) and (d)

MRT‑reviewable decision

Part 5‑reviewable decision

4

Subregulations 4.10(2) and (2A)

an MRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 5‑reviewable decision

5

Paragraph 4.12(2)(c)

MRT‑reviewable decisions

Part 5‑reviewable decisions

6

Paragraph 4.12(4)(c)

MRT‑reviewable decisions

Part 5‑reviewable decisions

7

Paragraph 4.12(5)(b)

an MRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 5‑reviewable decision

8

Paragraph 4.12(6)(c)

MRT‑reviewable decisions

Part 5‑reviewable decisions

9

Subparagraph 5.19(6)(b)(ii)

an MRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 5‑reviewable decision

 

Division 3—References to review authority

Migration Regulations 1994

54  Amendments of listed provisions

 

Further amendments‑review authority

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Subregulation 2.11(3)

A review authority

The Tribunal

2

Subregulation 4.23(4)

A review authority

The Tribunal

3

Subparagraph 1301(3)(e)(i) of Schedule 1

a review authority

the Tribunal

4

Sub‑subparagraph 1301(3)(e)(ii)(B) of Schedule 1

a review authority

the Tribunal

5

Subparagraph 010.511(b)(v) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

6

Subparagraph 010.511(b)(viii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

7

Paragraph 010.513(c) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

8

Subparagraph 020.511(b)(iv) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

9

Subparagraph 020.511(b)(viii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

10

Paragraph 020.512(ba) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

11

Subparagraph 030.511(b)(v) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

12

Subparagraph 030.511(b)(vii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

13

Paragraph 030.512(c) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

14

Subclause 050.212(6AA) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

15

Paragraph 050.212(6A)(b) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

16

Subparagraph 050.511(b)(iv) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

17

Subparagraph 050.511(b)(vii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal or

18

Subparagraph 050.511C(b)(ii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

19

Subparagraph 050.511C(b)(ii) of Schedule 2

or review authority

or the Tribunal

20

Subparagraph 050.511D(b)(i) of Schedule 2

the review authority

the Tribunal

21

Sub‑subparagraph 050.511D(b)(i)(B) of Schedule 2

that review authority

the Tribunal

22

Subparagraph 050.511D(b)(ii) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

23

Paragraph 050.511D(c) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

24

Paragraph 050.512(c) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

25

Paragraph 050.513(a) of Schedule 2

the review authority

the Tribunal

26

Subparagraph 050.513(a)(ii) of Schedule 2

that review authority

the Tribunal

27

Paragraph 050.513B(a) of Schedule 2

the review authority

the Tribunal

28

Subparagraph 050.513B(a)(ii) of Schedule 2

that review authority

the Tribunal

29

Paragraph 050.514(a) of Schedule 2

the review authority

the Tribunal

30

Subparagraph 050.514(a)(ii) of Schedule 2

that review authority

the Tribunal

31

Paragraph 050.514AB(a) of Schedule 2

the review authority

the Tribunal

32

Subparagraph 050.514AB(a)(ii) of Schedule 2

that review authority

the Tribunal

33

Paragraph 051.511(f) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

34

Paragraph 051.512(d) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

35

Paragraph 051.513(2)(d) of Schedule 2

a review authority

the Tribunal

 

Division 4—References to redundant provisions

Migration Regulations 1994

55  Amendments of listed provisions

 

Further amendments—redundant section references

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Regulation 1.03 (paragraph (a) of the definition of substituted Subclass 600 visa);

391, 417, 454

417

2

Regulation 1.03 (paragraph (b) of the definition of substituted Subclass 600 visa)

391, 417, 454

417

3

Subparagraph 2.12C(5)(e)(iii)

391, 417, 454

417

4

Subparagraph 1129(3)(a)(ii) of Schedule 1

391, 417, 454

417

5

Subparagraph 1129(3)(b)(ii) of Schedule 1

391, 417, 454

417

6

Subparagraph 1129(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 1

391, 417, 454

417

7

Subparagraph 1129(3)(d)(ii) of Schedule 1

391, 417, 454

417

8

Subparagraph 050.212(5B)(c)(ii) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

9

Subparagraphs 050.212(6)(b)(i) and (ii) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

10

Subparagraph 050.212(6)(c)(i) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

11

Subclause 050.212(6AA) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

12

Paragraph 050.212(6A)(b) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

13

Paragraphs 050.212(6B)(b), (c) and (d) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

14

Subparagraph 050.615(1)(b)(i) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

15

Subparagraph 050.615A(1)(b)(i) of Schedule 2

351, 391, 417 or 454

351 or 417

16

Clause 100.111 of Schedule 2 (paragraph (b) of the definition of sponsoring partner)

391, 417, 454

417

17

Paragraph 100.221(2A)(a) of Schedule 2

391, 417, 454

417

18

Subparagraph 100.321(d)(i) of Schedule 2

391, 417, 454

417

19

Clause 801.111 of Schedule 2 (paragraph (b) of the definition of sponsoring partner)

391, 417, 454

417

20

Paragraph 801.221(2A)(a) of Schedule 2

391, 417, 454

417

21

Paragraph 801.311(3)(a) of Schedule 2

391, 417, 454

417

22

Sub‑subparagraph 801.321(a)(iii)(A)

391, 417, 454

417

 

Division 5—References to RRT‑reviewable decisions

Migration Regulations 1994

56  Amendments of listed provisions

 

Further amendments‑RRT‑reviewable decision

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Subregulations 4.31(1) and (2)

an RRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 7‑reviewable decision

2

Subregulation 4.31AA(1)

an RRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 7‑reviewable decision

3

Paragraph 4.31A(c)

RRT‑reviewable decisions

Part 7‑reviewable decisions

4

Subregulation 4.31B(1)

an RRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 7‑reviewable decision

5

Paragraphs 4.36(b) and (c)

an RRT‑reviewable decision

a Part 7‑reviewable decision

Division 6—Repeals

Migration Regulations 1994

57  Amendments of listed provisions

Repeal the following provisions:

                     (a)  regulation 1.03 (definition of review authority);

                     (b)  subparagraph 2.08F(3)(b)(ii);

                     (c)  regulation 2.51;

                     (d)  subregulation 4.15(3) (note 2);

                     (e)  regulation 4.20;

                      (f)  regulation 4.22;

                     (g)  regulation 4.26;

                     (h)  regulation 4.29;

                      (i)  regulation 4.30;

                      (j)  regulation 4.37;

                     (k)  regulation 4.38;

                      (l)  regulation 4.40;

                    (m)  clause 050.511D of Schedule 2 (note).

Schedule 7Visa application charges

  

Migration Regulations 1994

1  After subparagraph 1202B(2)(a)(i) of Schedule 1

Insert:

                            (ia)  for an applicant:

                                        (A)  seeking to satisfy the primary criteria for the grant of a Subclass 188 (Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional)) visa in the Significant Investor stream; or

                                        (B)  whose application is combined, or sought to be combined, with an application made by that person:

 

First instalment

Item

Component

Amount

1

Base application charge

$7 010

2

Additional applicant charge for an applicant who is at least 18

$3 505

3

Additional applicant charge for an applicant who is less than 18

$1 755

 

2  Amendments of listed provisions—changes to visa application charges

The provisions listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Changes to visa application charges

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104AA(2)(a), table item 1

$6 830

$6 990

2

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104AA(2)(a), table item 2

$3 415

$3 495

3

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104AA(2)(a), table item 3

$1 710

$1 745

4

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104BA(2)(a), table item 1

$2 255

$2 305

5

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104BA(2)(a), table item 2

$1 130

$1 155

6

Schedule 1, paragraph 1104BA(2)(a), table item 3

$565

$575

7

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1108A(2)(a)(iv), table item 1

$3 520

$2 370

8

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1108A(2)(a)(iv), table item 2

$1 760

$1 185

9

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1108A(2)(a)(iv), table item 3

$880

$595

10

Schedule 1, paragraph 1112(2)(a), table item 1

$2 410

$3 655

11

Schedule 1, paragraph 1112(2)(a), table item 2

$1 205

$1 830

12

Schedule 1, paragraph 1112(2)(a), table item 3

$605

$915

13

Schedule 1, paragraph 1113(2)(a), table item 1

$3 575

$3 655

14

Schedule 1, paragraph 1113(2)(a), table item 2

$1 790

$1 830

15

Schedule 1, paragraph 1113(2)(a), table item 3

$895

$915

16

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114B(2)(a), table item 1

$3 520

$3 600

17

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114B(2)(a), table item 2

$1 760

$1 800

18

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114B(2)(a), table item 3

$880

$900

19

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114C(2)(a), table item 1

$3 520

$3 600

20

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114C(2)(a), table item 2

$1 760

$1 800

21

Schedule 1, paragraph 1114C(2)(a), table item 3

$880

$900

22

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1118A(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$2 370

$3 520

23

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1118A(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$1 185

$1 760

24

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1118A(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$595

$880

25

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(i), table item 1

$1 450

$1 595

26

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(i), table item 2

$725

$800

27

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(i), table item 3

$365

$400

28

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$2 370

$3 870

29

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$1 185

$1 935

30

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123A(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$595

$970

31

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(i), table item 1

$1 450

$1 595

32

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(i), table item 2

$725

$800

33

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(i), table item 3

$365

$400

34

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$3 520

$3 870

35

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$1 760

$1 935

36

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1123B(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$880

$970

37

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124(2)(a), table item 1

$2 370

$3 870

38

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124(2)(a), table item 2

$1 185

$1 935

39

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124(2)(a), table item 3

$595

$970

40

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124A(2)(a), table item 1

$3 520

$3 870

41

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124A(2)(a), table item 2

$1 760

$1 935

42

Schedule 1, paragraph 1124A(2)(a), table item 3

$880

$970

43

Schedule 1, paragraph 1128(2)(a)

$345

$360

44

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1129(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$4 630

$6 865

45

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1129(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$2 320

$3 435

46

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1129(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$1 155

$1 720

47

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130(2)(a)(vi), table item 1

$3 520

$3 695

48

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130(2)(a)(vi), table item 2

$1 185

$1 245

49

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130(2)(a)(vi), table item 3

$595

$625

50

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(v), table item 1

$3 520

$3 695

51

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(v), table item 2

$1 760

$1 845

52

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(v), table item 3

$880

$925

53

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(vi), table item 1

$3 520

$3 695

54

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(vi), table item 2

$1 760

$1 845

55

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1130A(2)(a)(vi), table item 3

$880

$925

56

Schedule 1, paragraph 1137(2)(a), table item 1

$3 520

$3 600

57

Schedule 1, paragraph 1137(2)(a), table item 2

$1 760

$1 800

58

Schedule 1, paragraph 1137(2)(a), table item 3

$880

$900

59

Schedule 1, paragraph 1138(2)(a), table item 1

$3 520

$3 600

60

Schedule 1, paragraph 1138(2)(a), table item 2

$1 760

$1 800

61

Schedule 1, paragraph 1138(2)(a), table item 3

$880

$900

62

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1202B(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$4 675

$4 780

63

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1202B(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$2 340

$2 390

64

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1202B(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$1 170

$1 195

65

Schedule 1, paragraph 1215(2)(a), table item 1

$4 630

$6 865

66

Schedule 1, paragraph 1215(2)(a), table item 2

$2 320

$3 435

67

Schedule 1, paragraph 1215(2)(a), table item 3

$1 155

$1 720

68

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221(2)(a)(iii), table item 1

$2 370

$2 490

69

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221(2)(a)(iii), table item 2

$1 185

$1 245

70

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221(2)(a)(iii), table item 3

$595

$625

71

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221A(2)(a)(iii), table item 1

$3 520

$3 695

72

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221A(2)(a)(iii), table item 2

$1 760

$1 845

73

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1221A(2)(a)(iii), table item 3

$880

$925

74

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1222(2)(a)(x), table item 1

$535

$550

75

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1222(2)(a)(x), table item 4

$405

$410

76

Schedule 1, paragraph 1223A(2)(a), table item 1

$1 035

$1 060

77

Schedule 1, paragraph 1223A(2)(a), table item 2

$1 035

$1 060

78

Schedule 1, paragraph 1223A(2)(a), table item 3

$260

$265

79

Schedule 1, paragraph 1224A(2)(a)

$420

$440

80

Schedule 1, paragraph 1225(2)(a)

$420

$440

81

Schedule 1, paragraph 1229(2)(a), table item 1

$1 440

$1 470

82

Schedule 1, paragraph 1229(2)(a), table item 2

$720

$735

83

Schedule 1, paragraph 1229(2)(a), table item 3

$360

$370

84

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1230(2)(a)(ii), table item 1

$3 520

$3 600

85

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1230(2)(a)(ii), table item 2

$1 760

$1 800

86

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1230(2)(a)(ii), table item 3

$880

$900

87

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(v), table item 1

$165

$175

88

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(v), table item 2

$85

$90

89

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(v), table item 3

$40

$45

90

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(i), table item 1

$3 600

$3 800

91

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(i), table item 2

$360

$380

92

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(i), table item 3

$90

$95

93

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(iii), table item 1

$360

$380

94

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(iii), table item 2

$360

$380

95

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1232(2)(a)(iii), table item 3

$90

$95

96

Schedule 1, paragraph 1233(2)(a), table item 1

$360

$380

97

Schedule 1, paragraph 1233(2)(a), table item 2

$180

$190

98

Schedule 1, paragraph 1233(2)(a), table item 3

$90

$95

99

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1234(2)(a)(vi), table item 1

$360

$380

100

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(iv), table item 1

$3 600

$3 800

101

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(iv), table item 2

$360

$380

102

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(iv), table item 3

$90

$95

103

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(v), table item 1

$360

$380

104

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(v), table item 2

$360

$380

105

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1235(2)(a)(v), table item 3

$90

$95

106

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1236(2)(a)(i)

$335

$340

107

Schedule 1, subparagraph 1236(2)(a)(ii)

$130

$135

 

Schedule 8International airports

  

Customs Regulation 2015

1  Section 4 (paragraph (i) of the definition of international airport)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                      (i)  Sunshine Coast (Maroochydore) Airport;

                      (j)  Sydney International Airport;

                     (k)  Townsville Airport.

Schedule 9Miscellaneous Amendments

  

Migration Regulations 1994

1  Subregulation 5.40(1)

Omit “an Agency within the meaning of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997”, substitute “a non‑corporate Commonwealth entity within the meaning of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013”.

2  Paragraph 1404(3)(f) of Schedule 1 (note 2)

Omit “subparagraph (iii)”, substitute “subparagraph (iv)”.

Schedule 10Application and transitional provisions

  

Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007

1  Part 4

Insert in its appropriate numerical position:

28  Amendments made by the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015

             (1)  The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 3 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 apply in relation to an application made under Division 2, 3 or 4 of Part 2 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 on or after 1 July 2015.

             (2)  The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 4 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 apply in relation to an application made under section 37 of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 on or after 1 July 2015.

Migration Regulations 1994

2  Schedule 13

Insert in its appropriate numerical position:

Part 43Amendments made by the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015

  

4301  Operation of Schedule 1

                   The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 1 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 apply in relation to an application for a visa made on or after 1 July 2015.

4302  Operation of Schedule 5

                   The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 5 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 apply in relation to an application for approval of a nomination of a position made on or after 1 July 2015.

4303  Operation of Schedule 7

                   The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 7 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 apply in relation to an application for a visa made on or after 1 July 2015.

4304  Operation of Schedule 9

                   The amendment of these Regulations made by item 1 of Schedule 9 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (2015 Measures No. 2) Regulation 2015 does not affect the continuity of any instrument that is in force under subregulation 5.40(1) immediately before the commencement of the item.