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IMMI 13/063 Specifications as amended, taking into account amendments up to Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application Amendment Instrument 2016/107
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 29 Nov 2016
Start Date 19 Nov 2016
Date of repeal 18 Mar 2018
Repealed by Migration (IMMI 18/038: Sponsorship Applications and Nominations for Subclasses 407, 457 and 482 visas) Instrument 2018


Commonwealth of Australia

 

Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application

made under paragraphs 2.61(3A)(b) and 2.61(3A)(c), subregulations 2.61(3A), 2.61(3B), 2.66(3), 2.66(4), 2.66(5), 2.73(3), 2.73(5), 2.73(9) and 2.73A(2), and paragraphs 1223A(1)(bb), 1223A(1)(b), 1223A(1)(ba) and 1223A(1)(bc) of Schedule 1

Migration Regulations 1994

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              19 November 2016

Include amendments up to:              Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application Amendment Instrument 2016/107

Prepared by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection


 

About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application that shows the test of the law as amended and in force on 19 November 2016 (the compilation date).

This compilation was prepared on 19 November 2016

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending law and the amendment history of provision of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Legislation Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

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Modifications

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Self-repealing provisions

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I, PETER DUTTON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under paragraphs 2.61(3A)(b) and 2.61(3A)(c), subregulations 2.61(3A), 2.61(3B), 2.66(3), 2.66(4), 2.66(5), 2.73(3), 2.73(5), 2.73(9) and 2.73A(2), and paragraphs 1223A(1)(bb), 1223A(1)(b), 1223A(1)(ba) and 1223A(1)(bc) of Schedule 1 to the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations):

Items 1 to 8––Applications related to a Temporary Business Entry (Class UC) visa and a Subclass 457 (Temporary Work (Skilled)) visa

1.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 2.61(3A)(b) and subregulation 2.66(3) the form to be used is 1196 (Internet);

2.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 2.61(3A)(c) and subregulation 2.66(4) the applicable fee is AUD 420;

3.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of subregulation 2.73(3) the approved form is 1196 (Internet);

4.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of subregulation 2.73(5) the applicable fee is AUD 330;

5.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 1223A(1)(b) the form to be used is 1066 (Internet);

6.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 1223A(1)(bb) the form to be used is 1066S (Internet);

7.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 2.61(3B)(a), subregulations 2.66(5)(a) and 2.73(9)(a) and paragraphs 1223A(1)(ba) and 1223A(1)(bc) the following circumstances:

(a)        electronic lodgement is prevented by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (the Department’s) systems; and

(i)         electronic lodgement of the application is not prevented by the Migration Act 1958 (the Act) or Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations); and

(ii)        the problem has been identified by the Department; and

(iii)       the expected time for the problem to be rectified will fall outside of the Department’s business hours; and  

(iv)       the visa applicant will become unlawful before the Department’s next business day commences; and

(v)        written authorisation and a copy of the form to be completed by the applicant is provided with the authorisation by the Department; or

(b)        electronic lodgement is prevented by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship’s systems; and

(i)         electronic lodgement of the application is not prevented by the Act or the Regulations; and

(ii)        the problem is unable to be rectified by the Department; and

(iii)       written authorisation and a copy of the relevant form to be completed by the applicant is provided with the authorisation by the Department.

8.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraphs 2.61(3B)(a), 2.61(3B)(b), subregulations  2.66(5)(a), 2.66(5)(b) and 2.73(9)(a), 2.73(9)(b) and paragraphs 1223A(1)(ba) and 1223A(1)(bc) the following different way of making an application or nomination:

(a)        be made on the form provided with the written authorisation; and

(b)        include the name and position number of the authorising officer; and be emailed to e457.Manual.Lodgement@border.gov.au with a copy of the authorising email, before midnight (AEST or AEDST when applicable) on the day following the date on which the authorising email was sent by (the authorised officer of) the Department.

Items 9 to 13––Applications related to a temporary activity sponsor and a nominations for the purposes of a Subclass 407 (Training) visa

9.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraphs 2.61(3A)(b) and 2.61(3B)(b), subregulation 2.66(3) and paragraph 2.66(5)(b) of the Regulations, for a person who makes an application for approval as a temporary activities sponsor or for a variation of a term of approval as a temporary activities sponsor, the form to be used is 1478 (Internet).

10.              SPECIFY for the purposes of subregulation 2.66(4) and paragraphs 2.61(3A)(c), 2.61(3B)(c) and 2.66(5)(c), for a person who makes an application for approval as a temporary activities sponsor or for a variation of a term of approval as a temporary activities sponsor, the applicable fee is AUD 420.

11.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraphs 2.61(3B)(a) and 2.66(5)(a), for a person who makes an application for approval as a temporary activities sponsor or for a variation of a term of approval as a temporary activities sponsor, the following circumstances:

(a)                electronic lodgement is prevented by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (the Department) systems; and

(i)            electronic lodgement of the application is not prevented by the Act or the Regulations; and

(ii)          the problem has been identified by the Department; and

(iii)        the expected time for the problem to be rectified will fall outside of the Department’s business hours; and

(iv)        the visa applicant will become unlawful before the Department’s next business day commences; and

(v)          written authorisation and a copy of the form to be completed by the applicant is provided with the authorisation by the Department; or

(b)               electronic lodgement is prevented by the Department’s systems; and

(i)            electronic lodgement of the application is not prevented by the Act or the Regulations; and

(ii)          the problem is unable to be rectified by the Department; and

(iii)        written authorisation and a copy of the form to be completed by the applicant is provided with the authorisation by the Department.

12.              SPECIFY for the purposes of subregulations 2.61(3B) and 2.66(5), for a person who makes an application for approval as a temporary activities sponsor or for a variation of a term of approval as a temporary activities sponsor, the different way of making an application:

(a)                in accordance with the directions set out in the email authorising the use of form 1478 before midnight (AEST or AEDST when applicable) on the day following the date on which the authorising email was sent by (an officer of) the Department; or

(b)               if the applicant is outside Australia the authorised application may also be made at a diplomatic, consular or migration officer maintained by or on behalf of the Commonwealth outside Australia.

13.              SPECIFY for the purposes of subregulation 2.73A(2) that the application for nominating a program of occupational training is:

(a)                made on form 1479N or 1479N (Internet);

(b)               accompanied by a fee of AUD 170; and

(c)                be lodged in one of the following ways:

(i)            internet application;

(ii)          in accordance with the directions set out in the email authorising the use of form 1479N before midnight (AEST or AEDST when applicable) on the day immediately following the date on which the authorising email was sent by (an officer of) the Department; or

(iii)        if the applicant is outside Australia—at a diplomatic, consular or migration office maintained by or on behalf of the Commonwealth outside Australia.


Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Editorial changes

The Legislation Act 2003 authorises First Parliamentary Counsel to make editorial and presentational changes to a compiled law in preparing a compilation of the law for registration. The changes must not change the effect of the law. Editorial changes take effect from the compilation registration date.

If the compilation includes editorial changes, the endnotes include a brief outline of the changes in general terms. Full details of any changes can be obtained from the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

 

ad = added or inserted

o = order(s)

am = amended

Ord = Ordinance

amdt = amendment

orig = original

c = clause(s)

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

Ch = Chapter(s)

pres = present

def = definition(s)

prev = previous

Dict = Dictionary

(prev…) = previously

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

Pt = Part(s)

Div = Division(s)

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

ed = editorial change

reloc = relocated

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

renum = renumbered

    effect

rep = repealed

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rs = repealed and substituted

gaz = gazette

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LA = Legislation Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

    effect

SR = Statutory Rules

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

    cannot be given effect

SubPt = Subpart(s)

mod = modified/modification

underlining = whole or part not

No. = Number(s)

    commenced or to be commenced

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Number and year

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application
– IMMI 13/063

28 Jun 2013 (F2013L01242)

1 July 2013

 

Forms, Fees, Circumstances and Different Way of Making an Application Amendment Instrument 2016/107 – IMMI 16/107

18 Nov 2016 (F2016L01776)

  19 Nov 2016

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected                 How affected

Chapeau                                  rs F2016L01776

Item 1                                      am F2016L01776

Para 7(a)                                  am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(a)(i)                       am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(a)(ii)                      am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(a)(v)                      am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(a)(iii)                     am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(a)(iv)                     am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(b)(i)                       am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(b)(ii)                      am F2016L01776

Sub-para 7(b)(iii)                     am F2016L01776

Para 8(b)                                  am F2016L01776

Items 9-13                               ad F2016L01776