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LIN 21/038 Other as made
This instrument amends the Migration (LIN 20/229: COVID-19 Pandemic event for Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and visa application charge for Temporary Activity (Class GG) visa) Instrument 2020 to expand the class of persons specified in subsection 8(3), to capture people who are employed by, or in receipt of an offer of employment from, an employer in the tourism and hospitality sector; and to allow for an application for a Subclass 408 visa to be made if the person holds a substantive temporary visa that is 90 days or less from ceasing.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 13 May 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-May-2021
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2021
Date of repeal 15 May 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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LIN 21/038

I, Anna Lutz, delegate of the Minister make this instrument under the Migration Regulations 1994.

 

Dated 13 May 2021

 

Senior Executive Service Band One

Skilled Visa Branch, Immigration Programs Division

Department of Home Affairs

 

1          Name

                 This instrument is Migration (COVID-19 Pandemic event for Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and visa application charge for Temporary Activity (Class CG) visa) Amendment Instrument (No. 2) (LIN 21/038) 2021.

2          Commencement

                 This instrument commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

3          Amendment

                 Schedule 1 amends Migration (LIN 20/229: COVID-19 Pandemic event for Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and visa application charge for Temporary Activity (Class CG visa) Instrument 2020.

 

Schedule 1  Amendment

(s.3)

[1]       After section 6A, in Part 1

insert

6B       Application of amendments made by LIN 21/038

                 The amendments made by Migration (COVID-19 Pandemic event for Subclass 408 (Temporary Activity) visa and visa application charge for Temporary Activity (Class CG) visa) Amendment Instrument (No. 2) (LIN 21/038) 2021 apply to the following applications for a visa:

(a)   an application made, but not finally determined, before the commencement of that instrument;

(b)   an application made on or after the commencement of that instrument.

[2]       Subparagraph 8(1)(c)(i)

omit

28 days

insert

90 days

[3]       Subparagraph 8(3)(c)(vi)

substitute

           (vi)  health care sector; or

          (vii)  tourism and hospitality sector; and