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LIN 20/007 Other/Charges, Fees & Factors as made
This instrument amends the Migration (LIN 20/001: Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies) Instrument 2020 to ensure consistency with the amendments made to the Australian Citizenship Regulation 2016 by the Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) Regulations 2019 on 31 October 2019, in particular the definitions of conversion instrument and places and currencies instrument under subsection 16(7).
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 24 Dec 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Feb-2020
Tabled Senate04-Feb-2020
Date of repeal 02 Jan 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Migration (LIN 20/007: Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies) Amendment Instrument 2020

I, Tracy Hobden, Delegate of the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs, make the following instrument.

Dated 23 December 2019

 

Tracey Hobden

Tracy Hobden                                 

A/g Chief Finance Officer, Finance Division

Department of Home Affairs

 


Contents

Part 1 – Preliminary....................................................................................................................................... 1

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

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

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

4  Schedule................................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

 

 


Part 1 – Preliminary

1  Name

(1)          This instrument is the Migration (LIN 20/007: Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies) Amendment Instrument 2020.

(2)          This instrument may be cited as LIN 20/007.

2  Commencement

This instrument commences immediately following the commencement of Migration (LIN 20/001: Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies) Instrument 2020.

3  Authority

This instrument is made under paragraph 5.36(1A)(a) of the Regulations.

4  Schedule

The instrument that is specified in Schedule 1 to this instrument is amended as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule.

Schedule 1Amendments

Migration (LIN 20/001: Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies) Instrument 2020

1  Section 3 – Authority

Omit “paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and (b), and”, substitute “paragraph”.  

2  Section 4 – Definitions

Repeal “foreign country has the meaning defined in section 2B of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901”.

3  Section 5 – Schedules

Omit the section, substitute:

5  Schedules

Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is repealed as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

4  Part 2, section 6 – Places and foreign currencies for payment of VAC and fees

Omit the section, substitute:

6  Exchange rates for payment of VAC and fees in foreign currencies

For the purposes of paragraph 5.36(1A)(a) of the Regulations, the exchange rate for the currency specified in Column A of an item in the table in Schedule 1, in which the payment of a VAC or a fee is to be paid, is specified in Column C for that item, with the corresponding ISO code mentioned in Column B for that item.

Note: Payment of a VAC mentioned in this Part does not include a VAC mentioned in subregulation 5.36(3A) of the Regulations.

5  Part 2, section 7 –  Exchange rates for payment of VAC and fees in foreign currencies

Repeal the whole section.

6  Schedule 1

Repeal the whole Schedule.

7  Schedule 2

Omit the title, substitute:

Schedule 1 — Exchange Rates for the Payment of VAC and Fees in Foreign Currencies

8  Schedule 3

Omit the title, substitute:

Schedule 2 – Repeals