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LIN 21/013 Other as made
This instrument specifies the classes of temporary visas for eligibility for English language tuition for the purposes of subparagraphs 4(1)(b)(ii) and 4A(1)(a)(ii) of the Immigration (Education) Act 1971.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 19 Apr 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-May-2021
Tabled Senate11-May-2021

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LIN 21/013

I, Alex Hawke, Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs, make this instrument under subsections 4(2) and 4A(2) of the Immigration (Education) Act 1971 (the Act).

Dated 19 April 2021

Alex Hawke

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs

 


1          Name

                 This instrument is the Immigration (Education) (Specification of temporary visas) Instrument (LIN 21/013) 2021.

2          Commencement

                 This instrument commences on the later of:

(a)   the day after registration; and

(b)   immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 of the Immigration (Education) Amendment (Expanding Access to English Tuition) Act 2020.

3          Definitions

                 In this instrument:

class, in relation to a visa, has the meaning given by regulation 2.01 of the Migration Regulations. 

Migration Regulations means the Migration Regulations 1994.

temporary visa has the meaning given by subsection 30(2) of the Migration Act 1958.

subclass, in relation to a visa, has the meaning given by regulation 2.02 of the Migration Regulations. 

4          Repeal

                 Immigration (Education) (LIN 19/218: Temporary visa classes for eligibility for English Courses) Instrument 2019 is repealed.

5          Temporary visa classes

                 For subparagraphs 4(1)(b)(ii) and 4A(1)(a)(ii) of the Act, a subclass of visa in an item in column 2 of the table, of the class of temporary visa in column 1 of the table for that item, is specified.

Item

Column 1

Class of temporary visa

Column 2

Subclass

1

Business Skills (Provisional)

(Class UR)

160 Business Owner (Provisional)

161 Senior Executive (Provisional)

162 Investor (Provisional)

163 State/Territory Sponsored Business Owner (Provisional)

164 State/Territory Sponsored Senior Executive (Provisional)

165 State/Territory Sponsored Investor (Provisional)

2

Business Skills (Provisional)

(Class EB)

188 Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional)

3

Dependent Child

(Class TK)

445 Dependent Child

4

Partner (Temporary)

(Class UK)

820 Partner

5

Partner (Provisional)

(Class UF)

309 Partner (Provisional)

6

Temporary (Humanitarian Concern)

(Class UO)

786 Temporary (Humanitarian Concern)

7

Skilled–Regional Sponsored (Provisional)

(Class SP)

489 Skilled Regional (Provisional)

8

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional)

(Class PS)

491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional)

9

Skilled Employer Sponsored

Regional (Provisional)

(Class PE)

494 Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional)

10

Bridging F

(Class WF)

060 Bridging F

11

Temporary Protection

(Class XD)

785 Temporary Protection

12

Safe Haven Enterprise

(Class XE)

790 Safe Haven Enterprise

6          Repealed classes of visas

        (1)     This section applies to a subclass of visa specified in column 2 of the table, of a class of visa specified in column 1 for that item, despite the repeal of the subclass of visa from the Migration Regulations. 

        (2)     For subparagraphs 4(1)(b)(ii) and 4A(1)(a)(ii) of the Act, each subclass of visa is specified for visas that were granted before the commencement of this instrument.

Item

Column 1

Class of visa

Column 2

Subclass

1

Interdependency (Provisional)

(Class UG)

310 Interdependency (Provisional)

2

Skilled–Regional Sponsored

(Class VF)

475 Skilled Regional Sponsored

3

Skilled Regional Sponsored

(Class VC)

487 Skilled Regional Sponsored

4

Skilled–Independent Regional (Provisional)

(Class UX)

495 Skilled Independent Regional (Provisional)

5

Resolution of Status (Temporary)

(Class UH)

850 Resolution of Status