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This instrument declares an area in the vicinity of Army Aviation Centre Oakey, in Queensland, to be a defence aviation area. Together, Part IXD of the Defence Act 1903 (the Act), Part 11A of the Defence Regulation 2016, and declarations made under section 117AD of the Act replace the content of the Defence (Areas Control) Regulations 1989, which were scheduled to sunset on 1 April 2018.
Administered by: Defence
Registered 21 Mar 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Mar-2018
Tabled Senate26-Mar-2018
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Defence (Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area) Declaration 2018

 

 

I, Darren Chester, Minister for Defence Personnel, make the following declaration.

Dated   16 March 2018                                   

Darren Chester

Minister for Defence Personnel

 

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

5  Declaration of Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area...................................... 1

6  Specification of height restrictions that apply within the area................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Map                                                                                                          2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Defence (Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area) Declaration 2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences at the same time as the Defence Legislation Amendment (Instrument Making) Act 2017, Schedule 1, Part 2.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 117AC(1) of the Act.

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in section 4 of the Act, including the following:

(a)    defence aviation area.

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Defence Act 1903.

5  Declaration of Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area

             (1)  For the purposes of subsection 117AC(1) of the Act, the Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area is declared to be a defence aviation area.

             (2)  The Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area is the areas of land in the vicinity of Army Aviation Centre Oakey in Queensland that are depicted on the map (the map) set out in Schedule 1 to this instrument.

             (3)  To avoid doubt, areas depicted by white space on the map set out in Schedule 1 are not included in the Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area.

6  Specification of height restrictions that apply within the area 

             (1)  For the purposes of subsection 117AC(3), height restrictions apply in relation to buildings, structures and objects (including trees and other natural obstacles) within the Army Aviation Centre Oakey Defence Aviation Area.

             (2)  The height restrictions described in the legend to the map set out in Schedule 1 apply in the corresponding area depicted on the map.


Schedule 1—Map

See sections 5 and 6