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This instrument amends the Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016 to update fees payable for the supply of water, sewerage and building application services on Christmas Island.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 07 Sep 2020
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Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Amendment (2020 Measures No. 1) Determination 2020

I, Natasha Griggs, Administrator of the Territory of Christmas Island, make the following determination.

Dated 3 September 2020

Natasha Griggs

Administrator of the Territory of Christmas Island

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016                                                                                                                                                                   2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Amendment (2020 Measures No. 1) Determination 2020.

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

1 November 2020.

1 November 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 paragraph 7(2)(a) of the Christmas Island Utilities and Services Ordinance 2016.

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

  

Christmas Island Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016

1  Subsection 6(2)

Omit “1 July 2019”, substitute “1 November 2020”.

2  Subclause 1(2) of Schedule 1 (table item 2)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

2

commercial land or industrial land (other than land mentioned in item 5), commercial/residential land, mining land, government land, or shipping (supply of water services to land for the purpose of water being taken on board a ship in a port), with:

(a) no meter or a 15 mm or 20 mm meter

(b) a 25 mm meter

(c) a 40 mm meter

(d) a 50 mm meter

(e) a 80 mm meter

(f) a 100 mm meter

(g) a 150 mm meter

$278.85

$435.74

$1,115.48

$1,742.91

$4,461.85

$6,971.64

$15,686.19

 

3  Subclause 1(2) of Schedule 1 (table items 5 and 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

5

strata‑titled commercial land or industrial land, if sharing a water service

$278.85

6

any land, for the supply of a fire service

$278.85

 

4  Clause 1 of Schedule 2 (table item 2)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

2

commercial land or industrial land (other than land mentioned in item 6) or mining land:

(a) first major fixture

(b) second major fixture

(c) third major fixture

(d) each subsequent major fixture

(e) minimum annual fee

$1,046.71

$448.05

$598.36

$650.68

$1,046.71

 

5  Clause 1 of Schedule 2 (table items 4 to 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

4

institutional/public land, charitable purposes land or local government land:

(a) first major fixture

(b) each subsequent major fixture

$281.22

$123.73

5

government land:

(a) first major fixture

(b) second major fixture

(c) third major fixture

(d) each subsequent major fixture

 

$1,046.71

$448.05

$598.36

$650.68

6

strata‑titled commercial land or industrial land, if sharing a major fixture

$650.68

 

6  Clause 1 of Schedule 3 (table items 2 to 7)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

2

commercial/residential land:

(a) 0 to 150 kL

(b) over 150 kL

 

$1.827

$8.776

3

vacant land not mentioned in item 1

$8.776

4

government land

$8.776

5

institutional/public land, charitable purposes land or local government land

$2.662

6

commercial land, industrial land, mining land, or shipping (supply of water services to land for the purpose of water being taken on board a ship in a port)

$8.776

7

commercial land, government land or industrial land—discharge to sewer:

(a) 0 to 200 kL per property (allowance)

(b) over 200 kL per property

Nil

$3.846

 

7  Clause 2 of Schedule 3

Omit “item 6”, substitute “item 7”.

8  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 4 (table items 3 to 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

3

Special meter readings for change of owner or occupier:

 

 

(a) within 7 days of being requested

(b) within 2 days of being requested

$17.68

$59.41

4

Advice of sale requests:

(a) advice—standard

(b) advice—urgent

 

$30.18

$41.95

5

Meter tests:

 

 

(a) 20 mm to 25 mm meters

(b) meters over 25 mm

$113.50

quoted cost

6

Restoration of service after restriction:

(a) between 7 am and 4 pm any day except Saturday, Sunday or a public holiday

(b) any other time

$179.59

$285.38