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Corporations Amendment (Name Exemption) Regulations 2019

Authoritative Version
  • - F2019L00271
  • In force - Latest Version
Regulations as made
These regulations repeal the Corporations (Change of Incorporation) Regulations 2002 and insert regulation 2B.6.02A in to the Corporations Regulations 2001 to preserve non-redundant relief from naming requirements for Westpac Banking Corporation.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 18
Registered 08 Mar 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate02-Apr-2019
Tabled HR02-Apr-2019
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Corporations Amendment (Name Exemption) Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 07 March 2019

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Stuart Robert

Assistant Treasurer

 

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Corporations Regulations 2001                                                                                                         2

Schedule 2—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Corporations (Change of Incorporation) Regulations 2002                                                        3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Corporations Amendment (Name Exemption) Regulations 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

9 March 2019

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Corporations Act 2001.

4  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.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Corporations Regulations 2001

1  After regulation 2B.6.02

Insert:

2B.6.02A  Exemption from requirement to include “Limited” in name

             (1)  For the purposes of subsections 5H(5) and 5I(1) of the Act, subsection 148(2) of the Act does not apply in relation to Westpac Banking Corporation (ABN 33 007 457 141).

             (2)  For the purposes of subsection 5I(1) of the Act, the Westpac Banking Corporation (Transfer of Incorporation) Act 2000 (NSW) is the specified law.

Schedule 2Repeals

  

Corporations (Change of Incorporation) Regulations 2002

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.