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This instrument amends the Customs (International Obligations) Regulation 2015 to allow a refund of any excess duties paid on Peruvian originating goods, or on goods that would have been Peruvian originating goods, in specified circumstances.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s11 item 01
Registered 17 Dec 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Feb-2020
Tabled Senate04-Feb-2020
Date of repeal 15 May 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Customs (International Obligations) Amendment (Peru‑Australia Free Trade Agreement Implementation) Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 12 December 2019

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Jason Wood

Assistant Minister for Customs, Community Safety and Multicultural Affairs
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Home Affairs

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Customs (International Obligations) Regulation 2015                                                                 2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Customs (International Obligations) Amendment (Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement Implementation) 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.  Sections 1 to 4 and anything in this instrument not elsewhere covered by this table

The day after this instrument is registered.

18 December 2019

2.  Schedule 1

At the same time as Schedule 1 to the Customs Amendment (Growing Australian Export Opportunities Across the Asia‑Pacific) Act 2019 commences.

11 February 2020

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 Customs Act 1901.

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

  

Customs (International Obligations) Regulation 2015

1  Section 4 (after paragraph (f) of the definition of Certificate of Origin)

Insert:

                    (fa)  in relation to Peruvian originating goods—has the meaning given by subsection 153ZIM(1) of the Act; or

2  Section 4

Insert:

Peruvian originating goods has the meaning given by subsection 153ZIM(1) of the Act.

3  Section 23 (after table item 2)

Insert:

2A

Peruvian originating goods

Duty has been paid on the goods.

2B

Goods that would have been Peruvian originating goods if, at the time the goods were imported, the importer held a Certificate of Origin or a copy of a Certificate of Origin for the goods

Both of the following apply:

(a) duty has been paid on the goods;

(b) the importer holds a Certificate of Origin or a copy of a Certificate of Origin for the goods at the time of making the application for the refund.

4  After paragraph 24(a)

Insert:

                   (ab)  the goods mentioned in item 2A or 2B of the table in section 23 are Peruvian originating goods; or

5  Subsection 31(2) (paragraph (a) of the definition of duty payable)

After “1,”, insert “2A,”.

6  Subsection 31(2) (paragraph (b) of the definition of duty payable)

After “2,”, insert “2B,”.

7  Subsection 31(2) (after paragraph (a) of the definition of relevant originating goods)

Insert:

                   (ab)  Peruvian originating goods;