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IMMI 18/084 Specifications as made
This instrument repeals Migration Regulations 1994 - Specification of ETA-Eligible Passports 2016/066 - IMMI 16/066 and specifies the kinds of passports that are Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) eligible passports for visa applications, and the conditions which must be satisfied for those passports.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 02 Aug 2018
Registered 13 Aug 2018
Tabled HR 14 Aug 2018
Tabled Senate 15 Aug 2018
Table of contents.

 

Migration (IMMI 18/084: Specification of ETA-Eligible Passports) Instrument 2018

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

Dated   2 August 2018

 

Alan Tudge

 

The Hon Alan Tudge MP

Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs

 

 

 


Contents

Part 1 - Preliminary                                                                                                       1

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

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

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

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

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

Part 2 – Specified ETA-Eligible Passports                                                                  2

6  ETA- Eligible Passports........................................................................................................... 2

Part 3 – Application                                                                                                      3

7  Application of this instrument.................................................................................................. 3

Schedule 1—ETA-Eligible passport list                                                                       4

Schedule 2—Repeals                                                                                                     6

Part 1 – Repeal                                                                                                              6

SPECIFICATION OF ETA-ELIGIBLE PASSPORTS 2016/066 (F2016L01198)                        6

1  The whole of the instrument..................................................................................................... 6

 


Part 1 – Preliminary

1  Name

                  (1)       This instrument is the Migration (IMMI 18/084: Specification of ETA-Eligible Passports) Instrument 2018.

                  (2)       This instrument may be cited as IMMI 18/084.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislation.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under regulation 1.11B(1) of the Migration Regulations 1994.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

ETA means Electronic Travel Authority.

Regulations means the 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 ETA-Eligible Passports

6  ETA- Eligible Passports

For the purposes of subregulation 1.11B(1) of the Regulations, a passport is an ETA-eligible passport in relation to an application for a visa if in the table in Schedule 1:

(a)    the passport is listed in Column 1; and

(b)   the conditions specified in Column 2 for the corresponding passport specified in Column 1 are satisfied.


 

Part 3 – Application

7  Application of this instrument

This instrument applies to an application for a visa made on or after the commencement of this instrument.


 

Schedule 1—ETA-Eligible passport list

 

Item

Column 1

Kind of Passport

Column 2

Conditions

1.       

Andorra

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Andorra

2.       

Austria

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Austria

3.       

Belgium

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Belgium

4.       

Brunei

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Brunei

5.       

Canada

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Canada

6.       

Denmark

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Denmark

7.       

Finland

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Finland

8.       

France

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of France

9.       

Germany

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Germany

10.   

Greece

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Greece

11.   

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People’s Republic of China

Nil

12.   

Iceland

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Iceland

13.   

Republic of Ireland

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of the Republic of Ireland

14.   

Italy

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Italy

15.   

Japan

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Japan

16.   

Republic of Korea

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of the Republic of Korea

17.   

Liechtenstein

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Liechtenstein

18.   

Luxembourg

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Luxembourg

19.   

Malaysia

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Malaysia

20.   

Malta

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Malta

21.   

Monaco

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Monaco

22.   

The Netherlands

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of The Netherlands

23.   

Norway

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Norway

24.   

Portugal

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Portugal

25.   

Republic of San Marino

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of the Republic of San Marino

26.   

Singapore

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Singapore

27.   

Spain

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Spain

28.   

Switzerland

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Switzerland

29.   

Sweden

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of Sweden

30.   

Passports issued by the authorities of Taiwan

Passports must not purport to be official passports or diplomatic passports

31.   

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Passport must indicate that the applicant’s nationality is British Citizen or British National (Overseas)

32.   

United States of America

Passport must indicate that the applicant is a national of the United States of America

33.   

Vatican City

Nil


 

Schedule 2—Repeals

Part 1 – Repeal

SPECIFICATION OF ETA-ELIGIBLE PASSPORTS 2016/066 (F2016L01198)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.