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LIN 20/004 Other/Charges, Fees & Factors as made
This instrument specifies, for the purposes of paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and (b) of the Migration Regulations 1994, the places where a payment of a fee must be made and the corresponding currencies in which payment of a fee is to be made.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 18 Jun 2020

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Migration (LIN 20/004: Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees) Instrument 2020

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

Dated   16 June 2020

Stephanie Cargill
Stephanie Cargill

Chief Finance Officer
Finance Division
Department of Home Affairs

 


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                     1

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

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

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

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Repeal....................................................................................................................................... 1

Part 2—Payment of VAC, and fees, in foreign currencies                                       2

6  Places and currencies for payment of VAC, and fees, in foreign currencies............................ 2

 

 


Part 1—Preliminary

1  Name

(1)     This instrument is the Migration (LIN 20/004: Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees) Instrument 2020.

(2)     This instrument may be cited as LIN 20/004.

2  Commencement

This instrument commences on 1 July 2020.

3  Authority

This instrument is made under paragraphs 5.36(1)(a) and (b) of the Regulations.

4  Definitions

In this instrument:

fee has the meaning defined in subregulation 5.36(4) of the Regulations.

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

Regulations means the Migration Regulations 1994.

VAC means Visa Application Charge.

5  Repeal

According to subsection 33(3) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901, the instrument Migration (LIN 20/002: Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees) Instrument 2020 is repealed.

 


Part 2—Payment of VAC, and fees, in foreign currencies

6  Places and currencies for payment of VAC, and fees, in foreign currencies

For the purposes of subregulation 5.36(1) of the Regulations, payment of a VAC or a fee must be made in a place specified in Column 1 of an item of the following table, in the currency specified in Column 2 for that item.

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

 

Places and currencies for the payment of fees

 

Item

Column 1

Place

Column 2

Currency

1

Australia

Australian Dollar

2

Bahrain

Bahraini Dinar

3

Bangladesh

Bangladeshi Taka

4

Bhutan

Bhutanese Ngultrum; or Indian Rupee

5

Brazil

Brazilian Real

6

Brunei

Brunei Dollar

7

Cambodia

US Dollar

8

Canada

Canadian Dollar

9

Chile

Chilean Peso; or US Dollar

10

China

Chinese Renminbi Yuan

11

Colombia

Colombian Peso

12

Cyprus

Euro

13

Egypt

Egyptian Pound; or US Dollar

14

Fiji

Fiji Dollar

15

Germany

Euro

16

Greece

Euro

17

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Dollar

18

India

Indian Rupee

19

Indonesia

Indonesian Rupiah

20

Iraq

Jordanian Dinar; or US Dollar

21

Israel

Israeli New Shekel

22

Japan

Japanese Yen

23

Jordan

Jordanian Dinar

24

Kenya

Kenyan Shilling

25

Kiribati

Australian Dollar

26

Korea, Republic of

Korean Won

27

Kuwait

Kuwaiti Dinar

28

Lao People's Democratic Republic

US Dollar

29

Lebanon

US Dollar

30

Malaysia

Malaysian Ringgit

31

Mauritius

Mauritius Rupee

32

Mongolia

Mongolian Tugrik

33

Myanmar

US Dollar

34

Nauru

Australian Dollar

35

Nepal

Nepalese Rupee; or Indian Rupee

36

New Caledonia

Central Pacific Franc

37

New Zealand

New Zealand Dollar

38

Oman

Omani Riyal

39

Pakistan

Pakistan Rupee

40

Palestinian Authority

Israeli New Shekel

41

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Kina

42

Philippines

Philippine Peso

43

Qatar

Qatari Riyal

44

Russian Federation

Euro; or Australian Dollar

45

Samoa

Samoan Tala

46

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian Riyal

47

Serbia

Euro; or Australian Dollar

48

Singapore

Singapore Dollar

49

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands Dollar

50

South Africa

South African Rand

51

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Rupee

52

Syrian Arab Republic

Jordanian Dinar

53

Thailand

Thai Baht

54

Timor Leste

US Dollar

55

Tonga

Tongan Pa'anga

56

Turkey

Turkish Lira

57

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates Dirham

58

United Kingdom

British Pound

59

United States

Australian Dollar

60

Vanuatu

Vanuatu Vatu

61

Vietnam

Vietnamese Dong

62

Zimbabwe

US Dollar