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IMMI 17/130 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies a class of persons for whom there is no first instalment of the visa application charge for a Temporary Activity (Class GG) visa, specifies an event that is an Australian Government endorsed event for the purposes of a Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and specifies classes of persons in relation to these events.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 19 Dec 2017
Registered 02 Jan 2018
Tabled HR 05 Feb 2018
Tabled Senate 05 Feb 2018
Date of repeal 02 May 2018
Repealed by Migration (IMMI 18/030: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2018
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Migration (IMMI 17/130: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017

I, Peter Dutton, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, make the following instrument.

Dated   19 December 2017

Peter Dutton

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

 


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary...................................................................................................................................... 1

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

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

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

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 2

Part 2—Specified classof persons and events................................................................................ 3

6  Class of persons for subparagraph 1237(2)(a)(i)..................................................................... 3

7  Specified events for paragraph 408.229(b)............................................................................... 3

8  Class of persons for paragraph 408.229(c).............................................................................. 3

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                     5

Migration (IMMI 17/096: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017                                                                                                          5

 

 


Part 1—Preliminary

1         Name

(1)   This instrument is the Migration (IMMI 17/130: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017.

(2)   This instrument may be cited as IMMI 17/130.

2  Commencement

This instrument commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

3  Authority

This instrument is made under the following provisions of the Regulations:

(a)    subregulation 2.07(5);

(b)   paragraphs 408.229(b) and 408.229(c) of Schedule 2.

4  Definitions

Note:    A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in the Regulations, including the following:

(a)     eligible sponsor;

(b)     eligible supporter.

In this instrument:

accredited participant in the Invictus Games means a person who is accredited by the Australian Military International Games to participate in the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 and who is:

(a)  an Invictus Games 2018 Participating Nations Team member, including: competitors; team managers; Family and Friends Program managers; coaches; team officials; interpreters and translators; medical staff; support staff; and military Media Personnel;

(b)  a spouse or de facto partner of a competitor; a parent of a competitor; a sibling of a competitor; a child of a competitor; or a friend of a competitor; or

(c)  an Invictus Games Foundation Delegation member; a spouse or de facto partner of an Invictus Games Foundation Delegation member; or a child of an Invictus Games Foundation Delegation member; or

(d)  an Invictus Games specialist staff member;

ASEAN means Association of Southeast Asian Nations;

Regulations means Migration Regulations 1994.

5  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.


 

Part 2—Specified class of persons and events

6  Class of persons for subparagraph 1237(2)(a)(i)

(1)  For the purposes of subparagraph 1237(2)(a)(i) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the following classes of persons are specified:

(a)  an applicant who is:

(i)  a Commonwealth Games Family Member who is registered for accreditation by the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation;

(ii)  a delegate accredited by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet to attend the ASEAN Australia Special Summit 2018; or

(iii)  an accredited participant in the Invictus Games Sydney 2018;

(b)  an applicant seeking to satisfy the criterion in clause 408.219A of Schedule 2 to the Regulations because clause 408.229A applies, and there is an eligible sponsor or eligible supporter who is:

(i)  a charity registered by the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission;

(ii)  an agency of the Commonwealth;

(iii)  an agency of a State;

(iv)  an agency of a Territory;

(v)  an agency, Embassy or Consulate of a foreign government;

(vi)  the Australian Romantic and Classical Orchestra;

(vii)  the Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art;

(viii)  the Australian Grand Prix where the sponsorship or support relates to the Formula One Australian Grand Prix or the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix;

(ix)  PI SBK Pty Ltd where the sponsorship or support relates to Superbike events; or

(x)  Major Brisbane Festivals Pty Ltd;

7  Specified events for paragraph 408.229(b)

(1)  For the purposes of paragraph 408.229(b) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations, the following events are specified:

(a)  the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games;

(b)  the ASEAN Australia Special Summit 2018;

(c)  the Invictus Games Sydney 2018.

8  Class of persons for paragraph 408.229(c)

(1)  For the purposes of paragraph 408.229(c) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations, the following classes of persons are specified in relation to an event in subsection 7(1) of this instrument:

(a)    a Commonwealth Games Family Member who is registered for accreditation by the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation;  

(b)  a delegate accredited by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet to attend the ASEAN Australia Special Summit 2018;

(c)  an accredited participant in the Invictus Games Sydney 2018.


 

Schedule 1—Repeals

Migration (IMMI 17/096: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.