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IMMI 18/059 Other as made
This instrument specifies, for the purposes of paragraph 140GBA(3)(a) of the Migration Act 1958, the period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken. The instrument is consequential to changes to the Migration Regulations 1994 by the Migration Legislation Amendment (Temporary Skill Shortage Visa and Complementary Reforms) Regulations 2018.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 15 Mar 2018
Registered 16 Mar 2018
Tabled HR 26 Mar 2018
Tabled Senate 20 Mar 2018
Date of repeal 12 Aug 2018
Repealed by Migration (LIN 18/036: Period, manner and evidence of labour market testing) Instrument 2018
Table of contents.

 

 

Migration (IMMI 18/059: Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken) Instrument 2018

I, Alan Tudge, Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, make the following instrument.

Dated   15 March 2018

 

Alan Tudge

The Hon Alan Tudge MP

Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs

 


Contents

Part 1 – Preliminary

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

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

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

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

5.......... Schedules............................................................................................................................................ 1

Part 2 - Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken

6.......... Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken............................................. 2

Schedule 1—Repeals

SPECIFIED PERIOD IN WHICH LABOUR MARKET TESTING MUST BE UNDERTAKEN – IMMI 13/136 (F2013L01953)            3

 


Part 1 – Preliminary

1  Name

(1)          This instrument is the Migration (IMMI 18/059: Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken) Instrument 2018.

(2)          This instrument may be cited as IMMI 18/059.

2  Commencement

This instrument commences on 18 March 2018.

3  Authority

This instrument is made under subsection 140GBA(4) of the Migration Act 1958.

Definitions

In this instrument:

Act means the Migration Act 1958.

5  Schedules

Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is 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 – Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken

6  Period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken

For the purposes of paragraph 140GBA(3)(a) of the Act, the period within which labour market testing is required to be undertaken in relation to a nominated occupation is:

(a)          for a nomination application lodged on or after 18 March 2018 and before 18 June 2018 – the 12 month period immediately before the nomination application form is lodged.

(b)          for a nomination application lodged on or after 18 June 2018 – the 6 month period immediately before the nomination application form is lodged.

Note:       Subsection 140GBA(4A) of the Act establishes the requirements for labour market testing where there have been redundancies or retrenchments as mentioned in subparagraph 140GBA(3)(b)(ii) of the Act.


 

Schedule 1—Repeals

 SPECIFIED PERIOD IN WHICH LABOUR MARKET TESTING MUST BE UNDERTAKEN – IMMI 13/136 (F2013L01953)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.