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Customs By-law No. 2000668

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By-laws as made
This by-law revokes and remakes by-law 1919366 and adds 9 organisations to the list of organisations able to access a free rate of duty under the conditions of Item 1, Schedule 4 of the Customs Tariff Act 1995.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 06 Mar 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Mar-2020
Tabled Senate23-Mar-2020

CUSTOMS ACT 1901

 

CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1995

 

SCHEDULE 4

 

BY-LAW No. 2000668

 

 

I, Alison Neil, delegate of the Comptroller‑General of Customs, under section 271 of the Customs Act 1901:

 

1.  revoke the by-law cited as Customs By-Law No. 1919366; and

2.  make the by-law set out in the Schedule to this instrument.

 

 

This instrument commences on the day after registration

 

Dated this 3rd day of March 2020.

 

[Signed]

Alison Neil

Delegate of the

Comptroller-General of Customs

 

 

SCHEDULE

 

Item 1

Schedule 4

 

1.       This by-law may be cited as Customs By-law No. 2000668.

 

 

2.       For the purposes of paragraph (a) of item 1 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act 1995 (the Customs Tariff Act), scientific instruments or apparatus consigned to the following institutes and organisations are prescribed:

 

·    ANZAC Research Institute

·    Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy Inc (AURA)

·    Austin Medical Research Foundation

·    The Australian Antarctic Division of the Department of Environment and Energy

·    Australian Institute of Marine Science

·    The Australian Nuclear Science Technology Organisation

·    The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

·    Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute

·    Burnet Institute

·    The Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research

·    The Centenary Institute

·    Children’s Cancer Institute

·    Children’s Medical Research Institute

·    The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

·    The Defence Science and Technology Organisation

·    Ear Science Institute Australia

·    The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

·    The Garvan Institute of Medical Research

·    Geoscience Australia

·    The Heart Research Institute

·    The Hudson Institute of Medical Research

·    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

·    The Menzies School of Health Research

·    Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

·    The National Measurement Institute

·    Neuroscience Research Australia

·    Olivia Newton John Cancer Research Institute

·    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

·    Queensland Institute of Medical Research

·    Sir Albert Sakzewski Virus Research Centre

·    South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute

·    St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne

·    Telethon Kids Institute

·    Translational Research Institute

·    The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute

·    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

·    The Woolcock Institute.

 

 

3.       For the purposes of paragraph (a) of item 1 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act, scientific instruments or apparatus consigned to the following are prescribed:

 

(a)           higher education providers within the meaning of the Higher Education Support Act 2003;

 

(b)          all registered training organisations as listed on the National Register under the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011;

 

(c)           schools directly or indirectly funded under the Australian Education Act 2013;

 

(d)          similar scientific, medical research or education institutions or organisations approved by the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology and, where applicable, the Minister for Health (for medical research related institutions or organisations) or the Minister for Education (for education institutions or organisations).

 

4.       For the purposes of paragraph (a) of item 1 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act, spare parts, components or accessories specially designed for use with the scientific instruments or apparatus prescribed in paragraphs 2 and 3 above are prescribed.

 

5.       For the purposes of paragraph (a) of item 1 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act, tools specially designed for the maintenance, checking, gauging or repair of scientific instruments or apparatus prescribed in paragraphs 2 and 3 above are prescribed.

 

6.       In this by-law, the “Customs Tariff Act 1995” means the Customs Tariff Act 1995, as amended or proposed to be altered.