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This instrument amends the Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019 to determine the characteristics of 79 new non-circulating coins proposed to be issued by the Perth Mint.
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Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2020 Perth Mint No. 4) Determination 2021

I, Michael Sukkar, Assistant Treasurer, Minister for Housing and Minister for Homelessness, Social and Community Housing, make the following Determination.

Dated 12 January 2021

 

Michael Sukkar

Assistant Treasurer
Minister for Housing
Minister for Homelessness, Social and Community Housing

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                            2

Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019                                                                          2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2020 Perth Mint No. 4) Determination 2021.

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

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 Currency Act 1965.

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

 

Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019

1  Schedule 2020, Part 1, clause 3 (table item 27 (first occurring), column headed “Item”)

Repeal the cell, substitute “17A”.

2  Schedule 2020, Part 1, clause 3 (after table item 18)

Insert:

 

18A

Obverse

O11

A design consisting of an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”; and

(b) “AUSTRALIA”; and

(c) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(d) “JC”; and

(e) in the background, the equator, latitude lines, longitude lines and an ornamental pattern.

 

3  Schedule 2020, Part 2, clause 4 (table item 17, column headed “Standard composition”)

Omit “Aluminium bronze”, substitute “Copper, aluminium and nickel”.

4  Schedule 2020, Part 2, clause 4 (at end of table)

Add:

 

176

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

13.500 ± 1.000

30.70

3.40

S1

E1

O2

R125

31/12/2020

177

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O28

R126

31/12/2020

178

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

40.90

3.80

S1

E1

O28

R126

31/12/2020

179

$500

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

50.80

5.90

S1

E1

O28

R126

31/12/2020

180

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O28

R126

31/12/2020

181

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.69

5.86

S1

E2

O4

R54

31/12/2020

182

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

36.60

5.50

S1

E1

O3

R127

31/12/2020

183

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

7.28

S1

E1

O4

R127

31/12/2020

184

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O4

R155

31/12/2020

185

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O4

R128

31/12/2020

186

$30

At least 99.95% platinum

10.423 ± 0.050

25.60

2.03

S1

E1

O22

R129

31/12/2020

187

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O3

R129

31/12/2020

188

$2

At least 99.99% silver

47.160 ± 0.500

40.90

5.00

S1

E1

O4

R130

31/12/2020

189

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O29

R131

31/12/2020

190

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O3

R131

31/12/2020

191

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O4

R132

31/12/2020

192

$50

At least 99.99% gold

15.603 ± 0.050

25.60

2.50

S1

E1

O1

R133

31/12/2020

193

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O1

R133

31/12/2020

194

$15

At least 99.99% gold

3.131 ± 0.020

16.60

1.80

S1

E1

O1

R133

31/12/2020

195

$500

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

50.80

5.90

S1

E1

O1

R99

31/12/2020

196

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R134

31/12/2020

197

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O1

R101

31/12/2020

198

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

36.60

5.50

S1

E1

O1

R101

31/12/2020

199

$500

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

40.90

9.92

S1

E1

O1

R101

31/12/2020

200

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

50.90

11.85

S1

E1

O1

R135

31/12/2020

201

$10

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

75.90

8.66

S1

E1

O1

R102

31/12/2020

202

$30

At least 99.99% silver

1,002.100 ± 2.000

100.90

14.50

S1

E1

O1

R136

31/12/2020

203

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R137

31/12/2020

204

$10

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

66.10

10.75

S1

E1

O15

R138

31/12/2020

205

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O15

R138

31/12/2020

206

$100

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O22

R104

31/12/2020

207

50¢

At least 99.99% silver

16.053 ± 0.500

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O2

R139

31/12/2020

208

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

13.500 ± 1.000

30.70

3.40

S1

E1

O2

R140

31/12/2020

209

$2

At least 99.99% silver

47.160 ± 0.500

40.90

5.00

S1

E1

O4

R154

31/12/2020

210

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O3

R113

31/12/2020

211

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O4

R141

31/12/2020

212

$50

At least 91.67% gold

16.032 ± 0.050

22.60

3.80

S1

E1

O2

R124

31/12/2020

213

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O1

R142

31/12/2020

214

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R143

31/12/2020

215

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

50.80

4.80

S1

E1

O8

R144

31/12/2020

216

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O8

R144

31/12/2020

217

50¢

At least 99.99% silver

16.053 ± 0.500

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O8

R144

31/12/2020

218

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O8

R145

31/12/2020

219

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

32.60

6.10

S1

E1

O8

R144

31/12/2020

220

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

50.90

11.85

S1

E1

O8

R144

31/12/2020

221

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

36.60

3.95

S1

E1

O12

R146

31/12/2020

222

$100

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O21

R120

31/12/2020

223

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

224

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

225

$15

At least 99.99% gold

3.131 ± 0.020

16.60

1.80

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

226

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

27.60

5.00

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

227

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.69

5.86

S1

E2

O4

R147

31/12/2020

228

50¢

At least 99.99% silver

16.053 ± 0.500

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O8

R118

31/12/2020

229

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

50.80

4.80

S1

E1

O8

R118

31/12/2020

230

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

61.00

7.20

S1

E1

O8

R118

31/12/2020

231

$30

At least 99.99% silver

1,002.100 ± 2.000

100.90

14.50

S1

E1

O9

R118

31/12/2020

232

$300

At least 99.99% silver

10,010.500 ± 9.500

221.00

34.81

S1

E2

O9

R144

31/12/2020

233

25¢

At least 99.99% silver

8.077 ± 0.300

25.60

2.60

S1

E1

O8

R145

31/12/2020

234

50¢

At least 99.99% silver

16.053 ± 0.500

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O8

R148

31/12/2020

235

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O8

R148

31/12/2020

236

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

50.80

4.80

S1

E1

O8

R148

31/12/2020

237

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

61.00

7.20

S1

E1

O8

R148

31/12/2020

238

$30

At least 99.99% silver

1,002.100 ± 2.000

100.90

14.50

S1

E1

O9

R148

31/12/2020

239

$30

At least 99.99% silver

1,002.100 ± 2.000

100.90

14.50

S1

E1

O9

R149

31/12/2020

240

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O8

R150

31/12/2020

241

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O8

R151

31/12/2020

242

$100

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O21

R119

31/12/2020

243

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

40.90

3.80

S1

E1

O7

R119

31/12/2020

244

$50

At least 99.99% gold

15.603 ± 0.050

25.60

2.50

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

245

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

246

$5

At least 99.99% gold

1.575 ± 0.020

14.60

1.40

S1

E1

O7

R120

31/12/2020

247

$1,000

At least 99.99% gold

311.166 ± 0.100

61.00

7.80

S1

E1

O7

R119

31/12/2020

248

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

13.500 ± 1.000

30.70

3.40

S1

E1

O2

R144

31/12/2020

249

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

9.28

S1

E1

O1

R123

31/12/2020

250

$100

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

27.60

7.00

S1

E1

O1

R152

31/12/2020

251

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

50.90

11.85

S1

E1

O1

R123

31/12/2020

252

$500

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

40.90

11.92

S1

E1

O1

R122

31/12/2020

253

$10

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

66.10

11.40

S1

E1

O1

R123

31/12/2020

254

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R153

31/12/2020

 

5  Schedule 2020, Part 2, clause 5 (after table item 46)

Insert:

 

47

Obverse

O28

A design, consisting of a circle of stylised sunrays, partially obscured by the following:

(a) a larger effigy of Queen Elizabeth II; and

(b) a smaller and different effigy of Queen Elizabeth II; and

(c) the following:

(i) “ELIZABETH II”; and

(ii) “AUSTRALIA”; and

(iii) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars and cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS, or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(iv) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(v) “Xoz 9999 Au” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(vi) “JC”.

48

Obverse

O29

A design consisting of a circle immediately inside the rim surrounding an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II enclosed in a circle, and a portrait of King Edward VII enclosed in a blazon, and the following:

(a) “ELIZABETH II”; and

(b) “AUSTRALIA”; and

(c) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars and cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS”, or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(d) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(e) “Xoz 9999 Ag” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(f) “JC”.

 

6  Schedule 2020, Part 2, clause 5 (after table item 274)

Insert:

 

275

Reverse

R125

A design consisting of:

(a) in the centre of the coin, representations of six aerial silhouettes of airplanes surrounding a stylised flaming torch; and

(b) outside of the centre of the coin, the following:

(i) “25 APRIL”; and

(ii) “LEST WE FORGET”; and

(iii) “LB”; and

(iv) “P”.

276

Reverse

R126

A design consisting of:

(a) a stylised representation of a kangaroo; and

(b) surrounding the kangaroo, a circular pattern of stylised sunrays; and

(c) partially obscuring the pattern of stylised sunrays, Stuart Devlin’s original 1987 Welcome Stranger nugget illustration enclosed in a circle; and

(d) the following:

(i) “AUSTRALIAN”; and

(ii) “NUGGET COIN”; and

(iii) “1986 – 2021”; and

(iv) “35”; and

(v) “RED KANGAROO”; and

(vi) “P”.

277

Reverse

R127

A design consisting of:

(a) in the background, a representation of stylised clouds; and

(b) in the foreground, a representation of a stylised dragon holding a pearl; and

(c) the following:

(i) “NM”; and

(ii) “P”.

278

Reverse

R128

The same as for item 277, except the representation of the dragon

holding a pearl is coloured, and omit subparagraph (c)(ii) and

substitute:

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.

279

Reverse

R129

A design consisting of a circular border immediately inside the rim, partially obscured by a stylised representation of an spotted eagle ray, and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN SPOTTED EAGLE RAY”; and

(b) “NM”; and

(c) “P”.

280

Reverse

R130

The same as for item 279, except omit` paragraph (c) and substitute:

(c) “P”; and

(d) a microscopic “P”.

281

Reverse

R131

A design replicating the original 1910 Australian florin designed by William Henry James Blakemore, consisting of the Coat of Arms of the Commonwealth used from 1908 to 1912, two arrow heads, and the following:

(a) “ONE FLORIN – TWO SHILLINGS”; and

(b) “1910”.

282

Reverse

R132

A design consisting of a representation of a sea turtle swimming above a coral reef in the foreground and in the background seaweed, fish and jellyfish, and the following:

(a) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(b)  “GREAT BARRIER REEF”; and

(c) “NM”; and

(d) “P”; and

(e) a microscopic “P”.

283

Reverse

R133

The same as for item 246, except omit paragraph (f).

284

Reverse

R134

The same as for item 218, except the representations of the koala and the tree are coloured.

285

Reverse

R135

The same as for item 184, except omit paragraphs (c) and (f).

286

Reverse

R136

The same as item 252, omit paragraph (c) and substitute:

(c) “XKILO 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in kilograms of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

287

Reverse

R137

The same as item 252, except omit paragraph (f) and substitute:

(f) a microscopic “P”; and

(g) “f15”.

288

Reverse

R138

A design consisting of:

(a) in the background, a pattern of radial lines; and

(b) in the foreground, representations of a platypus and a puggle (infant platypus) swimming; and

(c) representations of water plants, rocks, bubbles; and

(d) the following:

(i) “MR”; and

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.

289

Reverse

R139

A design consisting of:

(a) a coloured representation of a dingo pup sleeping in a stylised representation of a bird’s nest; and

(b) surrounding the bird’s nest, representations of native Australian flowers and foliage, a bird, a butterfly, and a flying insect, surrounded by silhouette representations of a eucalypt branch, gum nuts, gum leaf and gum blossoms; and

(c) the following:

(i) “XOZ 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(ii) “EM”; and

(iii) “P”.

290

Reverse

R140

A design consisting of:

(a) a representation of a dingo pup sleeping in a stylised representation of a bird’s nest; and

(b) surrounding the bird’s nest, representations of native Australian flowers and foliage, a bird, a butterfly, and a flying insect, surrounded by silhouette representations of a eucalypt branch, gum nuts, gum leaf and gum blossoms; and

(c) the following:

(i) “EM”; and

(ii) “P”.

291

Reverse

R141

The same as for item 204, except for the following:

(a) the representation of the quokka holding a leaf is coloured; and

(b) omit paragraph (d).

292

Reverse

R142

A design consisting of a representation of the Super Pit open cut gold mine in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, a vehicle driving, in the background, a cloudy sky, and the following:

(a) “SUPER PIT AUSTRALIA”; and

(b) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(c) “Xoz 9999 GOLD” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(d) “LB”; and

(e) “P”; and

(f) a microscopic “P”.

293

Reverse

R143

The same as for item 292, except omit paragraph (c) and substitute:

(c) “Xoz 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

294

Reverse

R144

The same as for item 268, except omit paragraph (f).

295

Reverse

R145

The same as for item 268, except for the following:

(a) the representations of the tiger and tiger cub are coloured; and

(b) omit paragraph (f).

296

Reverse

R146

A design consisting of:

(a) in the centre of the coin, a circular inset opal incorporating a representation of a tiger; and

(b) surrounding that inset opal, a plain border; and

(c) surrounding that plain border, a stylised representation of cineraria flowers; and

(d) immediately inside the rim, a stylised border comprising a circular pattern of lines; and

(e) the following:

(i) “YEAR OF THE TIGER”; and

(ii) the Chinese language character () pronounced under the Pinyin system and meaning tiger; and

(iii) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(iv) “Xoz 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(v) “JM”; and

(vi) “P”.

297

Reverse

R147

A design with an antiqued finish consisting of, in the foreground, representations of a tiger and tiger cub standing on rocky ground, and in the background, a stream, a bamboo forest and foliage, and the following:

(a) “JM”; and

(b) “P”.

298

Reverse

R148

The same as for item 268 except the representations of the tiger and tiger cub are coloured.

299

Reverse

R149

The same as for item 268, except for the following:

(a) the representations of the tiger and tiger cub are coloured; and

(b) omit paragraph (a) and substitute:

“(a) the Chinese language character () pronounced  under the Pinyin system and meaning tiger, enclosed in a square, and composed of gold; and”

300

Reverse

R150

The same as for item 268, except omit paragraph (f) and substitute:

(f) a microscopic “P”; and

(g) a stylised representation of a Chinese dragon enclosed in a circle.

301

Reverse

R151

The same as for item 268, except the representations of the tiger and tiger cub are gilded.

302

Reverse

R152

The same as for item 271, except for the following:

(a) omit paragraphs(c) and substitute:

“(c) “Xoz 9995 PLATINUM” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or common fraction in Arabic numerals); and”; and

(b) omit paragraph (f).

303

Reverse

R153

A design consisting of a stylised representation of a wombat inside a burrow, and the following:

(a) “WOMBAT”; and

(b) the inscription, in Arabic numerals, of a year; and

(c) “Xoz 9999 SILVER” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(d) “JM”; and

(e) “P”; and

(f) microscopic “P”.

304

Reverse

R154

The same as for item 263, except omit paragraph (d) and substitute:

(d) “P”; and

(e) a microscopic “P”.

305

Reverse

R155

The same as for item 277, except omit  subparagraph (c)(ii) and

substitute:

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.