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This instrument temporarily exempts registrations for occupations, or for activities covered by occupations, from the automatic deemed registration provisions of the Mutual Recognition Act 1992. This instrument has effect only in relation to Victoria.
Administered by: Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
Registered 29 Jun 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate03-Aug-2021
To be repealed 30 Jun 2022
Repealed by Mutual Recognition Act 1992
Repealing Comments see subsection 42T(5)
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Automatic Mutual Recognition (Victoria) (Temporary Exemption—Various) Declaration 2021

I, Tim Pallas, Treasurer (Victoria), make the following declaration.

Dated                                       28 June 2021

Tim Pallas

Treasurer (Victoria)

 

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

4  Simplified outline of this instrument......................................................................................... 1

5  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

6  Temporary exemption............................................................................................................... 2

 

 


1  Name

(1)   This instrument is the Automatic Mutual Recognition (Victoria) (Temporary Exemption—Various) Declaration 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

1 July 2021

1 July 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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

(1)   This instrument is made under section 42T of the Mutual Recognition Act 1992 of the Commonwealth.

4  Simplified outline of this instrument

The purpose of this instrument is to temporarily exempt registrations for occupations, or for activities covered by occupations, from the automatic deemed registration provisions of the Mutual Recognition Act 1992 of the Commonwealth.

This instrument has effect only in relation to Victoria.

Unless revoked earlier, this instrument is repealed at the end of 12 months after section 42T of the Mutual Recognition Act 1992 of the Commonwealth commences (see subsection 42T(5)).

5  Definitions

(1)   In this instrument:

Act means the Mutual Recognition Act 1992 of the Commonwealth.

6  Temporary exemption

(1)   For the purposes of paragraph 42T(1)(a) of the Act, the following registrations are excluded from the operation of automatic deemed registration in Victoria:

(a)    registrations under Part 2.6 of the Education and Training Reform Act 2006 including:

                                                                  i.      registration as a teacher under Division 3 of that Part;

                                                                ii.      registration as an early childhood teacher under Division 3A of that Part.

(b)    licences authorising a person to provide labour hire services under the Labour Hire Licensing Act 2018;

(c)    firearm licences provided under the Firearms Act 1996;

(d)    private security licences and registrations provided under the Private Security Act 2004;

(e)    licensing and registration schemes for horse racing as administered by Racing Victoria within the meaning of section 5F of the Racing Act 1958;

(f)     licensing and registration schemes for greyhound racing administered by Greyhound Racing Victoria pursuant to sections 75(aca) and 75(acb) of the Racing Act 1958;

(g)    licensing and registration schemes for harness racing administered by Harness Racing Victoria pursuant to section 49(a) of the Racing Act 1958;

(h)    a person providing professional engineering services within the meaning of the Professional Engineers Registration Act 2019, except for a person who is exempt from the operation of that Act in accordance with regulation 7 of the Professional Engineers Registration (General, Exemption and Assessment Scheme Fees) Regulations 2021;

(i)      a licenced estate agent within the meaning of the Estate Agents Act 1980;

(j)      agents’ representatives within the meaning of the Estate Agents Act 1980;

(k)    licensing scheme for sex work service providers administered by the Business Licensing Authority under Part 3 of Sex Work Act 1994;

(l)      approval scheme for an approved manager of a sex work service administered by the Business Licensing Authority under Division 5 of Part 3 of the Sex Work Act 1994;

(m)  a person who is an architect registered under section 11 of the Architects Act 1991;

(n)    a person who is a building practitioner registered under Part 11 of the Building Act 1993;

(o)    a person who is a licensed plumber under Part 12A of the Building Act 1993;

(p)    a person who is a registered plumber under Part 12A of the Building Act 1993;

(q)    a person who is registered as a licensed surveyor under Division 1 of Part 2 of the Surveying Act 2004;

(r)     a person appointed as an environmental auditor under Division 1 of Part 8.3 of the Environment Protection Act 2017;

(s)     a pilot within the meaning of the Marine Safety Act 2010.