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Approvals as amended, taking into account amendments up to Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Approval 2017
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Registered 25 Jul 2017
Start Date 30 Mar 2017
Date of repeal 08 Sep 2017
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling provision repealed by Schedule 1, item 41 of the Biosecurity Amendment (Ballast Water and Other Measures) Act 2017.
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Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Approval 2016

made under subsection 274 (1) of the

Biosecurity Act 2015

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              30 March 2017

Includes amendments up to:            F2017L00329

Registered:                                         25 July 2017

 

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Approval 2016 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 30 March 2017 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions 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

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Editorial changes

For more information about any editorial changes made in this compilation, see the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

4............ Approved methods of ballast water management.......................................................... 1

5............ Application provision relating to the Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Approval 2017.................................................................................................... 3

Endnotes                                                                                                                                                                 4

Endnote 1—About the endnotes                                                                                                        4

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key                                                                                                            5

Endnote 3—Legislation history                                                                                                         6

Endnote 4—Amendment history                                                                                                       7

 


1  Name

                   This is the Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Approval 2016.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 274(1) of the Biosecurity Act 2015.

4  Approved methods of ballast water management

                   The methods of ballast water management specified in the following table are approved.

Note 1:       The methods specified in the following table have been approved by a foreign country in accordance with the Ballast Water Convention as if it were in force for the foreign country.

Note 2:       The Director of Biosecurity is satisfied that any ballast water discharged using these methods meets the standard referred to in regulation D‑2 of the Ballast Water Convention (see subsection 274(2) of the Biosecurity Act 2015 and section 66 of the Biosecurity Regulation 2016).

 

Approved methods of ballast water management

Item

Method of ballast water management

1

AHEAD®‑BWMS Ballast Water Management System

2

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3.0 Ballast Water Management System

3

AquaStar™ BWMS and MacGregor Water Ballast Treatment System (formerly known as AquaStar™ Ballast Water Management System)

4

ARA PLASMA BWTS Ballast Water Management System

5

BalClor™ Ballast Water Management System

6

BallastMaster ultraV 250 Ballast Water Management System (formerly named AquaTriComb BW 250)

7

BalPure® BP‑500

8

BALWAT Ballast Water Management System

9

Bawat™ BWMS

10

BIO‑SEA® Ballast Water Treatment System

11

Blue Ocean Shield Ballast Water Management System

12

BlueZone™ Ballast Water Management System

13

BSKY™ Ballast Water Management System

14

Cathelco Ballast Water Management System – A2

15

CleanBallast® 500‑1 Ballast Water Management System (formerly named RWO Ballast Water Management System (CleanBallast))

16

Coldharbour GLD™ Ballast Water Management System, incorporating types SeaGuardian™ IGG500 to IGG6000

17

CrystalBallast® Ballast Water Management System

18

Cyeco™ Ballast Water Management System

19

DESMI Ocean Guard OxyClean Ballast Water Management System

20

EcoBallast Ballast Water Management System

21

Ecochlor® Ballast Water Treatment System, Series 75

22

EcoGuardian™ Ballast Water Management System

23

ECOMARINE Ballast Water Management System

24

Electro‑Cleen™ System

25

ERMA FIRST BWTS

26

FineBallast MF

27

FineBallast® OZ (the Special Pipe Hybrid Ballast Water Management System combined with Ozone treatment version)

28

GloEn‑Patrol™ Ballast Water Management System

29

HiBallast™ Ballast Water Management System

30

Hitachi Ballast Water Management System (ClearBallast)

31

Hyde GUARDIAN™ Ballast Water Management System

32

HY™‑BWMS

33

JFE BallastAce® Ballast Water Management System

34

KBAL Ballast Water Management System

34A

LeesGreen® Ballast Water Management System

35

MICROFADE™ Ballast Water Management System

36

Miura BWMS Ballast Water Management System

37

MMC Ballast Water Management System

38

NEI Treatment System VOS‑2500‑101

39

NEI Treatment System VOS‑500 to VOS‑6000

40

NiBallast™ Ballast Water Management System

41

NK‑O3 BlueBallast System (Ozone)

42

OceanDoctor® Ballast Water Management System

43

OceanGuard™ Ballast Water Management System

44

Ocean Protection System® OPS‑250

45

OceanSaver® Ballast Water Management System

46

OptiMarin Ballast System (OBS)

47

PACT marine™ Ballast Water Management System

48

PureBallast 2.0 and PureBallast 2.0 Ex

49

PureBallast System

50

Purimar™ System

51

RayClean™ BWTS

52

Resource Ballast Technologies System

53

SeaCURE BWMS SC‑1500/1 (formerly named SiCURE™ Ballast Water Management System)

54

Seascape® Ballast Water Management System

54A

Semb‑Eco LUV 500 Ballast Water Management System

55

SKY‑SYSTEM®

56

Trojan Marinex™ Ballast Water Management System

57

Van Oord Ballast Water Management System

58

Wärtsilä AQUARIUS® UV ballast water management system

59

YP‑BWMS Ballast Water Management System

5  Application provision relating to the Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Approval 2017

                   The amendments made by the Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Approval 2017 apply in relation to discharges of ballast water that occur on or after 29 October 2016.

 


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

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Approval 2016

30 May 2016 (F2016L00858)

16 June 2016 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Biosecurity (Methods of Ballast Water Management) Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Approval 2017

29 Mar 2017 (F2017L00329)

30 Mar 2017 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

s 2.............................................

rep LA s 48D

s 4.............................................

am F2017L00329

s 5.............................................

ad F2017L00329