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IMMI 16/110 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies matters for the making of an application for a Temporary Work (International Relations) (Class GD) visa.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 18 Nov 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Nov-2016
Tabled Senate22-Nov-2016


Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Regulations 1994

CLASS OF PERSONS FOR TEMPORARY WORK (INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS) (CLASS GD) VISA 2016/110

(subparagraph 1234(2)(a)(i))

I, PETER DUTTON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under subregulation 2.07(5) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations):

1.             REVOKE Instrument IMMI 16/032 (F2016L00576), Class of Persons 2016/032, signed on 26 April 2016;

2.             SPECIFY for the purposes of subparagraph 1234(2)(a)(i) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the following classes of persons:

a.       Fulbright Scholars of the United States of America;

b.      participants in the Pacific Microstates – Northern Australia Worker Pilot Programme;

c.       persons to whom privileges and immunities are, or are expected to be, accorded under one or both of the following Acts:

                                  i.     the International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963; or

                                ii.     the Overseas Missions (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1995

and who are expected to be recommended by the Foreign Minister for the grant of a visa; and

d.      persons who hold a valid diplomatic, official or service passport and who hold a third person note of support for the application from the government, or a government agency, of the applicant’s home country.

This Instrument, Class of Persons for Temporary Work (International Relations) (Class GD) Visa 2016/110, IMMI 16/110, commences immediately after the commencement of the Migration Amendment (Temporary Activity Visas) Regulation 2016.

Dated: 16 November 2016

Peter Dutton

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection