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This Regulation amends existing fee amounts payable in relation to applications under sections 256 and 516A, fees for processing an application or nomination under section 695L, and fees for greenhouse gas applications under section 427 of the OPGGS Act. The Regulation also prescribes new fee amounts payable to NOPTA under sections 256, 695L and 427 of the OPGGS Act.
Administered by: Industry, Innovation and Science
Made 05 May 2016
Registered 09 May 2016
Tabled HR 30 Aug 2016
Tabled Senate 30 Aug 2016
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2016
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Amendment (Fees) Regulation 2016

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 05 May 2016

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Josh Frydenberg

Minister for Resources, Energy and Northern Australia

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Regulations 2011 2

 


1  Name

                   This is the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Amendment (Fees) Regulation 2016.

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 2016.

1 July 2016

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 Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006.

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

  

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Regulations 2011

1  Regulation 11.01 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

11.01  Fees in relation to applications etc.

2  Subregulation 11.01(1B)

Omit “an application or nomination is the fee specified in Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 for the application”, substitute “an application, request or nomination is the fee specified in Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 for the application, request or nomination”.

3  Part 13 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Part 13Application and transitional provisions

4  At the end of Part 13

Add:

Division 2Application provision relating to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Amendment (Fees) Regulation 2016

13.04  Application provision—Amendments made by the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Amendment (Fees) Regulation 2016

                   The amendments made to Schedule 6 of these Regulations by Schedule 1 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Amendment (Fees) Regulation 2016 apply in relation to an application, nomination or request that is made on or after the day that Regulation commences.

5  Schedule 6 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Schedule 6Application fees etc.

Note:       See regulation 11.01.

6  Division 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (after the heading)

Insert:

1  Application fees payable under section 256 of the Act

                   The following table sets out the application fees payable under section 256 of the Act.

7  Division 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (after table item 111)

Insert:

 

111A

Variation of infrastructure licence under section 204 of the Act

7 500

 

8  Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (after the heading)

Insert:

2  Application fees payable under section 516A of the Act

                   The following table sets out the application fees payable under section 516A of the Act.

9  Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (after the heading)

Insert:

3  Application etc. fees payable under section 695L of the Act

                   The following table sets out the fees payable under section 695L of the Act for processing an application, request or nomination.

10  Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (table, heading to column headed “Type of application or nomination”)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

                Type of application, request or nomination

11  Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (before table item 117)

Insert:

 

116A

Request for variation of a declaration of location under subsection 133(1) of the Act

7 500

 

12  Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

120

Application for a consent to surrender a title under section 269 of the Act

7 500

121

Application for a declaration of a part of a geological formation as an identified greenhouse gas storage formation under section 312 of the Act

7 500

122

Application for variation of a declaration of an identified greenhouse gas storage formation under section 313 of the Act

7 500

123

Application for a greenhouse gas special authority under section 415 of the Act

7 500

124

Application for one or more of the following under item 1 of the table in subsection 436(1) of the Act in relation to a greenhouse gas assessment permit, greenhouse gas holding lease or greenhouse gas injection licence:

(a) variation or suspension of any of the conditions to which the permit, lease or licence is subject;

(b) exemption from compliance with any of the conditions to which the permit, lease or licence is subject

7 500

125

Application for acceptance of a field development plan under regulation 4.04

7 500

126

Application for variation of a field development plan under regulation 4.08

7 500

127

Application for permission to undertake recovery of petroleum from a petroleum pool in a licence area under regulation 4.14

7 500

128

Application for approval of the rate of recovery of petroleum from a petroleum pool in a licence area under regulation 4.18

7 500

 

13  Part 2 of Schedule 6 (after the heading)

Insert:

4  Application fees payable under section 427 of the Act

                   The following table sets out the application fees payable under section 427 of the Act.

14  Amendments of listed provisions—Division 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 6

The items of the table in Division 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendment of fees payable under section 256 of the Act

Item

Table item

Omit

Substitute

1

Item 101

8 183

7 500

2

Item 102

5 220

7 500

3

Items 103 to 106

2 090

7 500

4

Item 107

5 220

7 500

5

Item 108

1 050

7 500

6

Items 109 to 111

2 090

7 500

7

Item 112

5 220

7 500

8

Item 113

1 050

7 500

9

Item 114

5 580

7 500

 

15  Amendments of listed provisions—Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 6

The items of the table in Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendment of fees payable under section 516A of the Act

Item

Table item

Omit

Substitute

1

Item 115

7 180

7 500

2

Item 116

2 950

7 500

 

16  Amendments of listed provisions—Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6

The items of the table in Division 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 6 listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendment of fees payable under section 695L of the Act

Item

Table item

Omit

Substitute

1

Item 117

5 580

7 500

2

Item 118

5 340

7 500

3

Item 119

7 596

7 500

 

17  Amendments of listed provisions—Part 2 of Schedule 6

The items of the table in Part 2 of Schedule 6 listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendment of fees payable for greenhouse gas applications

Item

Table item

Omit

Substitute

1

Items 201 to 203

0

7 500

2

Items 204 to 206

1 835

7 500

3

Item 207

0

7 500

4

Item 208

4 590

7 500