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This instrument amends the Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019 to determine the characteristics of 17 new non-circulating coins proposed to be issued by the Perth Mint.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 20
Registered 09 Dec 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2022
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2022
Date of repeal 08 Sep 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Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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. 5) Determination 2021

I, Michael Sukkar, Assistant Treasurer, Minister for Housing, and Minister for Homelessness, Social and Community Housing, make the following determination.

Dated   2 December 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. 5) 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 2021, Part 2, clause 4 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

91

$1.00

Copper, aluminium and nickel

13.500 ± 1.000

30.70

3.40

S1

E1

O2

R71

01/12/2021

92

$2,500

Bi-metallic:

(a) coin piece—at least 99.99% gold; and

(b) attached piece—at least 75.00% gold

311.166 ± 0.100

61.00

7.80

S1

E1

O23

R72

01/12/2021

93

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O1

R73

01/12/2021

94

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R74

01/12/2021

95

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R75

01/12/2021

96

$2

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O24

R76

01/12/2021

97

$10

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

66.10

10.75

S1

E1

O24

R76

01/12/2021

98

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O14

R77

01/12/2021

99

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O15

R78

01/12/2021

100

$15

At least 99.99% gold

3.131 ± 0.020

16.60

1.80

S1

E1

O15

R79

01/12/2021

101

$30

At least 99.95% platinum

10.423 ± 0.050

25.60

2.03

S1

E1

O7

R80

01/12/2021

102

$25

At least 99.99% gold

7.807 ± 0.030

20.60

2.30

S1

E1

O3

R80

01/12/2021

103

$2

At least 99.99% silver

47.160 ± 0.500

40.90

5.00

S1

E1

O6

R81

01/12/2021

104

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O1

R82

01/12/2021

105

$1

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

32.60

6.10

S1

E1

O1

R83

01/12/2021

106

$100

At least 99.99% gold

31.157± 0.050

27.60

5.00

S1

E1

O1

R84

01/12/2021

107

$8

At least 99.99% silver

156.533 ± 1.000

50.90

11.85

S1

E1

O1

R83

01/12/2021

 

2  Schedule 2021, Part 2, clause 5 (after item 41)

Insert:

 

42

Obverse

O23

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

(e) “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);

43

Obverse

O24

The same as for item 25, except the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is superimposed over a pattern of radial lines.

 

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

Add:

 

170

Reverse

R71

A design consisting of a circle immediately inside the rim that surrounds the following:

(a) in the foreground, the stylised rear view of a soldier standing on a representation of the Kokoda Trail; and

(b) in the background:

(i) a representation of rough terrain; and

(ii) the stylised rear view of soldiers walking downwards in single file, along the representation of the Kokoda Trail; and

(iii) stylised mountains on the horizon; and

(iv) a representation of a flame of remembrance, partially obscuring the mountains; and

(c) the following:

(i) “25 APRIL”; and

(ii) “LEST WE FORGET”; and

(iii) “LB”; and

(iv) “P”.

171

Reverse

R72

A design consisting of:

(a) stylised representations of lotus flowers and water ripples in the background; and

(b) partially obscuring the water ripples, a stylised representation of 2 koi fish, as an attached piece, with inset diamonds; and

(c) the following:

(i) “THE JEWELLED KOI”; and

(ii) the Chinese language characters (錦鯉) pronounced jǐn lǐ under the Pinyin system and meaning koi fish; and

(iii) “JM”; and

(iv) “P”.

172

Reverse

R73

A design consisting of:

(a) a partial circle enclosing a representation of a kangaroo in the foreground; and

(b) in the background, a tree, grass trees and shrubs; and

(c) the following:

(i) “KANGAROO”; and

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

(iii) “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

(iv) “IJ”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

173

Reverse

R74

A design consisting of:

(a) a partial circle enclosing a representation of a koala climbing a tree with a joey on its back; and

(b) surrounding the koalas are leaves; and

(c) the following:

(i) “KOALA”; and

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

(iii) “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

(iv) “IJ”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

174

Reverse

R75

A design consisting of:

(a) a partial circle enclosing a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on separate tree branches; and

(b) surrounding the kookaburras are waratah flowers; and

(c) the following:

(i) “KOOKABURRA”; and

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

(iii) “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

(iv) “WR”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

175

Reverse

R76

A design, superimposed over a pattern of radial lines, consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a representation of a dingo facing its pup, both sitting; and

(b) in the background, representations of plants, grass and rocky ground; and

(c) the following:

(i) “AH”; and

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.

176

Reverse

R77

A design consisting of:

(a) a stylised representation of 2 rabbits, one standing on its hindlegs and the other sitting on its haunches; and

(b) amongst the rabbits are stylised pebbles and grass; and

(c) above the rabbits is a tree branch with blossoms and berries; and

(d) the following:

(i) the Chinese language character () pronounced under the Pinyin system and meaning rabbit; and

(ii) “RABBIT”; and

(iii) “2023”; and

(iv) “IJ”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

177

Reverse

R78

A design consisting of:

(a) a stylised representation of a bounding rabbit looking backward; and

(b) below the rabbit is a representation of rocky ground and lagurus (as known as bunny-tail grass); and

(c) the following:

(i) the Chinese language character () pronounced under the Pinyin system and meaning rabbit; and

(ii) “RABBIT”; and

(iii) “2023”; and

(iv) “IJ”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

178

Reverse

R79

The same as for item 177, except omit subparagraphs (v) and (vi), and substitute:

(v) “P”.

179

Reverse

R80

A design consisting of a circular border immediately inside the rim that is partially obscured by a representation of a sea turtle, and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN SEA TURTLE”; and

(b) “JM”; and

(c) “P”.

180

Reverse

R81

The same as for item 179, except omit paragraph (c), and substitute:

(c) “P”; and

(d) a microscopic “P”.

181

Reverse

R82

A design consisting of a circle immediately inside the rim that is partially obscured by a stylised representation of the head of an eagle, and the following:

(a) “AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE”; and

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

(c)”JM”; and

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

(e) “P”; and

(f) a microscopic “P”.

182

Reverse

R83

The same as for item 181, except omit paragraph (e) and (f), and substitute:

(e) “P”.

183

Reverse

R84

The same as for item 181, except omit paragraph (d), (e) and (f), and substitute:

(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) “P”.