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This instrument appoints the Commissioner of Taxation as the Registrar of the modern government business registry regime.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 22 Mar 2021
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Commonwealth Registers (Appointment of Registrars) Instrument 2021

I, Jane Hume, Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and the Digital Economy, make the following appointments.

Dated 17 March 2021

 

Jane Hume

Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and the Digital Economy

 

  

  

  


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                      1

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

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

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

Part 2—Appointment of the Registrars                                                                      2

4  Appointment of the Registrar under the Business Names Registration Act.............................. 2

5  Appointment of the Registrar under the Commonwealth Registers Act................................... 2

6  Appointment of the Registrar under the Corporations Act....................................................... 2

7  Appointment of the Registrar under the National Consumer Credit Protection Act.................. 2

 


Part 1Preliminary

  

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Commonwealth Registers (Appointment of Registrars) 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 later of:

(a) the day after this instrument is registered; and

(b) 4 April 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 the following:

                     (a)  the Business Names Registration Act 2011; and

                     (a)  the Commonwealth Registers Act 2020; and

                     (b)  the Corporations Act 2001; and

                     (c)  the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009.

Part 2Appointment of the Registrars

  

4  Appointment of the Registrar under the Business Names Registration Act

                   Under section 62A of the Business Names Registration Act 2011, the person holding or performing the duties of the Commissioner of Taxation (from time to time) is appointed as Registrar (within the meaning of that Act) in relation to all the functions and powers of the Registrar.

5  Appointment of the Registrar under the Commonwealth Registers Act

                   Under section 6 of the Commonwealth Registers Act 2020, the person holding or performing the duties of the Commissioner of Taxation (from time to time) is appointed as Registrar (within the meaning of that Act) in relation to all the functions and powers of the Registrar.

6  Appointment of the Registrar under the Corporations Act

                   Under section 1270 of the Corporations Act 2001, the person holding or performing the duties of the Commissioner of Taxation (from time to time) is appointed as Registrar (within the meaning of that Act) in relation to all the functions and powers of the Registrar.

7  Appointment of the Registrar under the National Consumer Credit Protection Act

                   Under section 212A of the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009, the person holding or performing the duties of the Commissioner of Taxation (from time to time) is appointed as Registrar (within the meaning of that Act) in relation to all the functions and powers of the Registrar.