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IMMI 18/030 Other 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
Registered 01 May 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-May-2018
Tabled Senate08-May-2018
Date of repeal 19 Dec 2018
Repealed by Migration (LIN 18/215: Class of Persons eligible for a nil visa application charge for Class GG visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2018
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Migration (IMMI 18/030: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa) Instrument 2018

I, Judith O’Neill, Senior Executive Service, Band One, Immigration & Visa Services Division, make the following instrument:

Dated:              30 April 2018  

Judith O’Neill

JUDITH O’NEILL
Senior Executive Service, Band One, Immigration & Visa Services Division
and Delegate of the Minister for Home Affairs

 

 


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                     1

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

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

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

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

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

Part 2—Specified class of persons and events                                                            2

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                     4

Migration (IMMI 17/130: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2017                                                                                                          4

 

 


Part 1—Preliminary

1         Name

(1)   This instrument is the Migration (IMMI 18/030: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2018.

(2)   This instrument may be cited as IMMI 18/030.

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)   paragraph 408.229(b) of Schedule 2; and

(c)    paragraph 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 International Military Games to participate in the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 and who is a class of persons for the purposes of subsection 8(1) of this instrument;

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 classes of persons at subsections (2) and (3) are specified.

(2)   An applicant who is:

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

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

(3)  An applicant seeking to satisfy the criterion in clause 408.219A of Schedule 2 to the Regulations where clause 408.229A applies and where:

(a)  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;

(x)         Major Brisbane Festivals Pty Ltd; or

(xi)       DarkLab Pty Ltd where the sponsorship or support relates to the Dark Mofo Festival; and

(b)   the applicant will only engage in entertainment activities that are organised by, or on behalf of, an eligible sponsor or eligible supporter listed in paragraph (a).


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 ASEAN Australia Special Summit 2018; or

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

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

(c)  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;

(d)  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;

(e)  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

(f)  an Invictus Games specialist staff member.

 


 

Schedule 1—Repeals

Migration (IMMI 17/130: 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.