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This instrument amends the Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019 to determine the characteristics of 23 new non-circulating coins proposed to be issued by the Royal Australian Mint.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 20
Registered 21 Sep 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Oct-2021
Tabled Senate18-Oct-2021
Date of repeal 29 Mar 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2021 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               20 September 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 (2021 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 2019, Part 2, clause 5 (table item 260, column headed “Explanation”)

Omit “coloured representation of a stork”, substitute “representation of a stork”.

2  Schedule 2020, Part 2, clause 5 (table item 243, column headed “Explanation”)

Omit ““CELEBRATE””, substitute ““CELEBRATE!””.

3 Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 4 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

68

$100

At least 99.999% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O19

R56

24/09/2021

69

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

41.60 × 24.60

2.79

S8

E2

O20

R57

24/09/2021

70

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

47.60 × 27.60

3.57

S8

E2

O21

R57

24/09/2021

71

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

47.60 × 27.60

3.57

S8

E2

O17

R58

24/09/2021

72

$60

At least 99.99% silver

2,002.200 ± 2.000

101.30

36.30

S1

E5

O22

R59

24/09/2021

73

$2

At least 99.99% silver with selective gilding

62.713 ± 0.500

50.80

4.80

S1

E1

O1

R44

24/09/2021

74

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

32.60

6.10

S1

E1

O1

R60

24/09/2021

75

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O1

R61

24/09/2021

76

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O1

R62

24/09/2021

77

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

27.60

5.00

S1

E1

O1

R47

24/09/2021

78

$500

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

40.90

9.92

S1

E1

O1

R15

24/09/2021

79

$200

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

36.60

5.50

S1

E1

O1

R15

24/09/2021

80

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O1

R15

24/09/2021

81

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R63

24/09/2021

82

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R64

24/09/2021

83

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R65

24/09/2021

84

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O1

R66

24/09/2021

85

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R67

24/09/2021

86

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O1

R67

24/09/2021

87

$100

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O7

R68

24/09/2021

88

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.69

5.86

S1

E2

O6

R68

24/09/2021

89

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O2

R69

24/09/2021

90

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O2

R70

24/09/2021

 

4  Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 5 (after item 16)

Insert:

 

19

Edge

E5

Plain with lettering

 

5  Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 5 (after item 25)

Insert:

 

26

Obverse

O7

The same as item 22, except omit paragraph (e) and substitute:

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

 

6  Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 5 (after item 37)

Insert:

 

38

Obverse

O19

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 99999 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”.

39

Obverse

O20

The same as item 36, except the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is not superimposed over a pattern of radial lines, and repeal paragraph (e) and replace with:

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

40

Obverse

O21

The same as item 36, except the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is not superimposed over a pattern of radial lines.

41

Obverse

O22

A design consisting of a circular rim with a pattern of lines surrounding an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II 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) “JC”.

 

7  Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 5 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

155

Reverse

R56

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 NUGGET COIN”; and

(ii) “1987 – 2022”; and

(iii) “35”; and

(iv) “RED KANGAROO”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

156

Reverse

R57

A design consisting of a stylised representation of a Chinese dragon and a flaming pearl, and the following:

(a) “SR”; and

(b) “P”; and

(c) a microscopic “P”.

157

Reverse

R58

The same as item 156, except omit paragraphs (b) and (c) and substitute:

(b) “P”.

158

Reverse

R59

A design consisting of:

(a) inside the rim, a pattern of lines surrounding a representation of a head of a dragon and a head of a tiger, which are superimposed over a textured finish; and

(b) the following:

(i) “DRAGON AND TIGER”; and

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

(iii) “X KILO 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

(iv) “NH”; and

(v) “P”.

159

Reverse

R60

The same as item 143, except the representation of the kangaroo and joey in the foreground, and the grassy field and mountains in the background, are coloured.

160

Reverse

R61

A design consisting of:

(a) a partial circle obscured by 2 killer whales porpoising in the ocean with stylised clouds in the sky; and

(b) the following:

(i) “KILLER WHALE”; and

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

(iii) “NH”; and

(iv) “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

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

161

Reverse

R62

The same as for item 160, except omit subparagraphs (iv), (v) and (vi) and insert in the correct position:

(iv) “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

(v) “P”.

162

Reverse

R63

The same as for item 114, except for the following:

(a) instead of the flowers, a stylised coloured representation of a numbat (mintmark) enclosed in an oval; and

(b) 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”.

(c) omit paragraph (e) and substitute:

“(e) “P”; and

  (f) a microscopic “P”.”.

163

Reverse

R64

The same as for item 114, except for the following:

(a) instead of the flowers, a stylised coloured representation of a koala (mintmark) enclosed in an oval; and

(b) 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”.

(c) omit paragraph (e) and substitute:

“(e) “P”; and

  (f) a microscopic “P”.”.

164

Reverse

R65

The same as for item 114, except for the following:

(a) instead of the flowers, a stylised coloured representation of a possum (mintmark) enclosed in an oval; and

(b) 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”.

(c) omit paragraph (e) and substitute:

“(e) “P”; and

  (f) a microscopic “P”.”.

165

Reverse

R66

A design consisting of a circular border enclosing a representation of Stuart Devlin’s original 1986 Little Hero gold nugget illustration, with the nugget superimposed over radial lines, and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN NUGGET”; and

(b) “LITTLE HERO 1890”; and

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

(d) “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

(e) “SD”; and

(f) “P”; and

(g) a microscopic “P”.

166

Reverse

R67

The same as for item 165, except omit paragraph (d) and substitute:

(d) “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

167

Reverse

R68

The same as for item 115, except omit paragraph (c) and substitute:

(c) the following:

(i) “NM”; and

(ii) “P”.

168

Reverse

R69

A design consisting of a circular border in the foreground, partially obscuring a representation of 2 swans on the surface of stylised water in the background, and the following:

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

(b) “SILVER SWAN”; and

(c) “JM”; and

(d) “P”; and

(e) a microscopic “P”.

169

Reverse

R70

The same as for item 168, except omit paragraph (b) and substitute:

(b) “GOLD SWAN”; and