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This instrument extends the transition period for certain landing places and ports.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 10 Jun 2021
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Tabled HR15-Jun-2021
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2021
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Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument 2021

I, Andrew Edgar Francis Metcalfe AO, Director of Biosecurity, make the following instrument.

Dated 4 June 2021

Andrew Edgar Francis Metcalfe AO

Director of Biosecurity

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

5............ Extension of transition period for certain landing places............................................... 1

6............ Extension of transition period for certain ports.............................................................. 2

7............ Savings—old law.......................................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument 2019                                                                                                       3

Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument (No. 2) 2019                                                                                          3

 


 

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument 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.

11 June 2021

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 subitem 1(4) of Schedule 3 to the Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2015.

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.

5  Extension of transition period for certain landing places

                   The transition period for a landing place specified in column 1 of an item of the following table is extended until the end of the day specified in column 2 of that item.

 

Extension of transition period for landing places

Item

Column 1

Landing place

Column 2

Transition period end day

1

Kingsford Smith Airport, Sydney

15 June 2022

2

Norfolk Island Airport

15 March 2022

6  Extension of transition period for certain ports

                   The transition period for a port specified in column 1 of an item of the following table is extended until the end of the day specified in column 2 of that item.

 

Extension of transition period for ports

Item

Column 1

Port

Column 2

Transition period end day

1

Port of Ball Bay, Norfolk Island

15 March 2022

2

Port of Cascade Bay, Norfolk Island

15 March 2022

3

Port of Christmas Island

15 March 2022

4

Port of Cocos (Keeling) Islands

15 June 2022

5

Port of Sydney Bay (Kingston), Norfolk Island

15 March 2022

7  Savings—old law

                   Despite the repeal of the Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument 2019 and the Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) (Extension of First Points of Entry Determinations) Instrument (No. 2) 2019 by Schedule 1 to this instrument, those instruments continue to apply in relation to the following as if that repeal had not happened:

                     (a)  Christmas Island International Airport;

                     (b)  Cocos (Keeling) Islands Airport;

                     (c)  Port Adelaide;

                     (d)  Alice Springs Airport;

                     (e)  the Port of Derby.