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LIN 18/215 Other as made
This instrument operates to specify a class of persons for whom the visa application charge amount is nil for a Temporary Activity (Class GG) Visa. Applicants who are participants of the Arafura Games applying under the invited participant in an event stream of the Subclass 408 visa, have been included in this instrument.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 14 Dec 2018
Registered 18 Dec 2018
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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

I, Miranda Lauman, Delegate of the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, make the following instrument.

Dated

14 December 2018

 

 

 

Miranda Lauman

Miranda Lauman
Senior Executive Service, Band One, Immigration & Visa Services Division
and Delegate of the Minister for Immigration, 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 class of persons and events                                                            2

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

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                     3

Migration (IMMI 18/030: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2018                                                                                                          3

 

 


Part 1—Preliminary

1         Name

(1)   This instrument is the 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.

(2)   This instrument may be cited as LIN 18/215.

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 subregulation 2.07(5) of the Regulations.

4  Definitions

In this instrument:

Arafura Games means the Arafura Games 2019

eligible sponsor has the same meaning as defined in paragraph 408.229A(9) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations

eligible supporter has the same meaning as defined in paragraph 408.229A(10) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations

participant in the Arafura Games means a person who:

(a)    is invited to be a participant in the Arafura games by the Northern Territory Department of Trade, Business and Innovation; and

(b)   appears on the list of registered participants provided to the Department of Home Affairs to participate in the Games in a role which includes but is not limited to the following:

(i)            an athlete;

(ii)           coach;

(iii)        team manager;

(iv)         team medical support staff.

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

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 subsection (2) and (3) are specified for a nil visa application charge.

(2)          An applicant seeking to satisfy the criterion in clause 408.219A of Schedule 2 to the Regulations where clause 408.221 of Schedule 2 to the Regulations applies; and who is a participant in the Arafura Games.

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

(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 Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art;

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

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

(ix)        Major Brisbane Festivals Pty Ltd;

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

(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).


 

Schedule 1—Repeals

Migration (IMMI 18/030: Class of Persons and Specified Events for Class GG Visa and Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) Visa) Instrument 2018 (F2018L00568)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.