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Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2018

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Determinations/Currency as amended, taking into account amendments up to Currency (Perth Mint) Amendment Determination (No. 4) 2018
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 22 Oct 2018
Start Date 18 Oct 2018

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Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2018

made under paragraph 13(2)(b) and subsection 13A(1) of the Currency Act 1965

Compilation No. 04

Compilation date:                              18 October 2018

Includes amendments up to:            F2018L01439

About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2018 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 18 October 2018 (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.

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If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.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  Definitions................................................................................................................................... 1

5  Specification of denominations and standard compositions.............................. 1

6  Standard weight, design and dimensions of coins.................................................. 1

Schedule 1— Standard composition, standard weight, design and dimensions
of coins of specified denominations
....................................................................................................... 2

Part 1—Specifications of coins.............................................................................................................. 2

1  Specifications............................................................................................................................. 2

Part 2—Explanation of symbols............................................................................................................ 4

2  Symbols used in Part 1.......................................................................................................... 4

Endnotes......................................................................................................................................................... 10

Endnote 1—About the endnotes................................................................................................... 10

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key........................................................................................................ 11

Endnote 3—Legislation history..................................................................................................... 12

Endnote 4—Amendment history.................................................................................................. 13

 


1  Name

                   This is the Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2018

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under paragraph 13(2)(b) and subsection 13A(1) of the Currency Act 1965.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Currency Act 1965.

5  Specification of denominations and standard compositions

             (1)  This section is made for paragraph 13(2)(b) of the Act.

             (2)  The Act has effect, on and after the day on which this instrument commences, as if:

                     (a)  there were included in the Schedule to the Act the references to denominations of money specified in Part 1 of Schedule 1 to this instrument; and

                     (b)  there were specified in the Schedule to the Act opposite to each such denomination, as the standard composition of coins of that denomination, the standard composition specified for the denomination in Part 1 of Schedule 1 to this instrument.

             (3)  This section does not affect any other provision of a determination made for paragraph 13(2)(b) of the Act.

6  Standard weight, design and dimensions of coins

             (1)  This section is made for subsection 13A(1) of the Act.

             (2)  On and after the day on which this instrument commences, each item of the table in Part 1 of Schedule 1 to this instrument specifies the standard weight, the allowable variation from that standard weight, the design and the dimensions of the coin whose denomination and standard composition is specified in that item.

             (3)  Each item of the table in Part 2 of Schedule 1 to this instrument explains a symbol used to describe the design of coins specified in Part 1 of Schedule 1.

             (4)  This section does not affect any other provision of a determination made for subsection 13A(1) of the Act.


Schedule 1Standard composition, standard weight, design and dimensions of coins of specified denominations

Note:       See sections 5 and 6.

Part 1Specifications of coins

  

1  Specifications

                   Each item of the following table specifies the standard composition, the standard weight, the allowable variation from that standard weight, the design and the dimensions of a coin whose denomination and standard composition are specified in that item.

 

Specifications of coins

 

Item

Denomination

Standard composition

Standard weight and allowable variation (g)

Maximum diameter or other dimension (mm)

Maximum thickness (mm)

Shape

Edge

Obverse

Reverse

 

1

$3,000

At least 99.99% gold

1000.200 ± 0.100

75.60

16.17

S1

E1

O1

R1

2

$10

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

65.60

13.50

S1

E1

O1

R2

3

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.60

6.42

S1

E1

O1

R2

4

$1

Aluminium and Bronze

13.500 ± 1.00

30.60

3.00

S1

E1

O2

R3

5

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

36.60

5.20

S1

E1

O3

R4

6

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.50

7.00

S1

E1

O4

R4

7

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.60

3.21

S1

E1

O4

R5

8

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.60

3.21

S1

E1

O4

R6

9

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

41.60 x 24.60

2.40

S2

E2

O5

R7

10

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

47.60 x 27.60

5.60

S2

E2

O6

R7

11

$50

At least 91.70% gold

16.032 ± 0.050

28.90

2.30

S1

E1

O2

R8

12

$9,000

At least 99.99% gold

1800.680 ± 0.500

100.60

15.50

S1

E1

O7

R9

13

$1,000

At least 99.99% gold

200.520 ± 0.500

32.50

15.50

S1

E2

O8

R10

14

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.80

S1

E1

O9

R11

15

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.60

3.21

S1

E1

O10

R12

16

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

41.10

3.40

S1

E1

O3

R13

17

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.00

S1

E1

O3

R13

18

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.60

3.21

S1

E1

O4

R13

19

$1

Aluminium and Bronze

13.500 ± 1.00

30.60

3.00

S1

E1

O2

R13

20

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.60

3.21

S1

E1

O2

R14

21

$1

Aluminium and Bronze

13.500 ± 1.00

30.60

3.00

S1

E1

O2

R15

 

Part 2Explanation of symbols

  

2  Symbols used in Part 1

                   Each item of the following table contains an explanation of a symbol used in Part 1 of this Schedule to describe the shape, edge design, obverse design and reverse design of a coin.

 

Explanation of symbols used in Part 1

Item

Design Feature

Symbol

Explanation

1

Shape

S1

Circular

2

Shape

S2

Rectangle

3

Edge

E1

Continuously milled

4

Edge

E2

Plain

5

Obverse

O1

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “· ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA ·”;

(c) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLARS”; and

(d) “IRB”.

6

Obverse

O2

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “· ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “· AUSTRALIA 2018 ·”;

(c) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLARS” or “DOLLAR” as the case requires; and

(d) “IRB”.

7

Obverse

O3

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLARS”;

(d) “2018”;

(e) “Xoz 9999 GOLD” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(f) “IRB”.

8

Obverse

O4

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLARS” or “DOLLAR” as the case requires;`1

(d) “2018”;

(e) “Xoz 9999 Ag” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number in Arabic numerals); and

(f) “IRB”.

9

Obverse

O5

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II with radial lines and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) “1oz 9999 Au”;

(d) “100 DOLLARS”;

(e) “2018”; and

(f) “IRB”.

10

Obverse

O6

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II with radial lines and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) “1oz 9999 Ag”;

(d) “1 DOLLAR”;

(e) “2018”; and

(f) “IRB”.

11

Obverse

O7

A design consisting of a circular border and partially obscuring the border is an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) “2018”;

(d) “9000 DOLLARS”;

(e) “1.8KG 9999 GOLD”; and

(f) “IRB”.

12

Obverse

O8

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”;

(c) “1000 DOLLARS”;

(d) “2018”;

(e) “0.2KG 9999 GOLD”; and

(f) “IRB”.

13

Obverse

 

O9

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “· ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA 2018 ·”;

(c) “100 DOLLARS”; and-

(d) “IRB”.

14

Obverse

O10

A design consisting of a circle immediately inside the rim that surrounds an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “· ELIZABETH II”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA 2018 ·”;

(c) “1 DOLLAR”; and

(d) “IRB”.

15

Reverse

R1

A design consisting of a circular border and partially obscuring the border is a representation of a flying eagle, an eagle and its eaglet perched on its nest and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE”;

(b) “2018 1KILO 9999 GOLD”;

(c) “JM”; and

(d) “P”.

16

Reverse

R2

A design consisting of a circular border and partially obscuring the border is a representation of a flying eagle, an eagle and its eaglet perched on its nest and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE”;

(b) “2018 Xoz 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals);

(c) “JM”; and

(d) “P”.

17

Reverse

R3

A design consisting of coloured representations of 2 koalas wearing red plush hats, gifts with bows and a gumtree in the foreground and a coloured representation of the Australian outback consisting of trees, grass and hills in the background and the following:

(a) “MERRY”;

(b) “Christmas”;

(c) “AH”; and

(d) “P”.

18

Reverse

R4

A design consisting of stylised representations of a dragon, a tiger and a fireball and in the background stylised representation of clouds and the following:

(a) “TV”; and

(b) “P”.

19

Reverse

R5

A design consisting of stylised representations of a dragon, a tiger and a fireball and in the background stylised representation of clouds and the following:

(a) “TV”;

(b) “P”; and

(c) the micro letter “P”.

20

Reverse

R6

A design consisting of stylised representations of a dragon, a phoenix and a fireball and in the background stylised representation of clouds and the following:

(a) “TV”; and

(b) “P”.

21

Reverse

R7

A design consisting of stylised representations of a dragon, a fireball and in the background stylised representations of wind, clouds and water and the following:

(a) “IJ”; and

(b) “P”.

22

Reverse

R8

A design consisting of a representation of a laurel wreath and St Edward’s Crown and the following:

(a) “PERTH MINT”;

(b) “AUSTRALIA”; and

(c) “DOUBLE SOVEREIGN”.

23

Reverse

R9

An annular design consisting of a representation of a coastal landscape of the peninsula, a sailing ship and a rowboat with rowers and in the foreground enclosing a partially punched out circle are tents, a person panning over a stream, an ant over an anthill,  kangaroos, boab tree, termite mound, grass tree and 2 gems inset and the following:

(a) “DISCOVERY”;

(b) “NM”; and

(c) “P”.

24

Reverse

R10

A design consisting of a satellite view of Australia with 2 gems inset and the following:

(a) “P”.

25

Reverse

R11

A design consisting of a circular border and partially obscuring the border is a representation of a bird of paradise perched on a branch and displaying its plumage and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN BIRD OF PARADISE”;

(b) “1oz 9999 GOLD”;

(c) “JM”;

(d) “P”; and

(e) the micro letter “P”.

26

Reverse

R12

A design consisting of a circular border and partially obscuring the border is a representation of a bird of paradise with their wings arched, perched on a branch and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN BIRD OF PARADISE”;

(b) “1oz 9999 SILVER”;

(c) “JM”;

(d) “P”; and

(e) the micro letter “P”.

27

Reverse

R13

A design consisting of a circular border enclosing Australian flora and a representation of St Edward’s Crown above a shield and the following:

(a) “1953”;

(b) “H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II”;

(c) “2018”;

(d) “CORONATION ANNIVERSARY”;

(e) “65”;

(f) “NM”; and

(g) “P”.

28

Reverse

R14

A design consisting of a circular border enclosing an image of the Macquarie Lighthouse in Vaucluse, New South Wales with stylised light rays and the following:

(a) “MACQUARIE LIGHTHOUSE”;

(b) “200”;

(c) “1oz 9999 SILVER”;

(d) “BICENTENARY”;

(e) “JM”; and

(f) “P”.

29

Reverse

R15

A design consisting of a circular border enclosing an image of the Macquarie Lighthouse in Vaucluse, New South Wales with stylised light rays and the following:

(a) “MACQUARIE LIGHTHOUSE”;

(b) “200”;

(c) “BICENTENARY”;

(d) “JM”; and

(e) “P”.


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.

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

 

o = order(s)

ad = added or inserted

Ord = Ordinance

am = amended

orig = original

amdt = amendment

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

c = clause(s)

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

pres = present

Ch = Chapter(s)

prev = previous

def = definition(s)

(prev…) = previously

Dict = Dictionary

Pt = Part(s)

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

Div = Division(s)

 

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

reloc = relocated

    effect

renum = renumbered

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rep = repealed

gaz = gazette

rs = repealed and substituted

LA = Legislation Act 2003

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

    effect

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

SR = Statutory Rules

    cannot be given effect

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

mod = modified/modification

SubPt = Subpart(s)

No. = Number(s)

underlining = whole or part not

 

    commenced or to be commenced

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Currency (Perth Mint) Determination (No. 1) 2018

13 February 2018

(F2018L00104)

14 February 2018 (s 2)

 

Currency (Perth Mint) Amendment Determination (No. 1) 2018

3 May 2018

(F2018L00581)

4 May 2018 (s 2)

Currency (Perth Mint) Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2018

18 June 2018

(F2018L00793)

19 June 2018 (s 2)

Currency (Perth Mint) Amendment Determination (No.3) 2018

27 August 2018

(F2018L01174)

28 August 2018 (s 2)

Currency (Perth Mint) Amendment Determination (No. 4) 2018

17 October 2018

(F2018L01439)

18 October 2018 (s 2)

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

s 2…………………………

Schedule 1

Part 1

rep LA s 48D

 

clause 1

table item 2 …………..……

 

am F2018L01439

table item 7 ……………..…

am F2018L01439

table item 10 ………………

am F2018L00581

table item 11 ………………

am F2018L00793

table item 12……………….

am F2018L01174

table item 13…………….....

am F2018L01174