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This instrument amends the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession Scheme) Determination 2000 to create a new Indirect Tax Concession Scheme package for Albania and Lithuania for the benefit of diplomatic missions and accredited staff.
Administered by: Foreign Affairs and Trade
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s11 item 01
Registered 03 Feb 2022
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Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession Scheme) Amendment (Albania and Lithuania) Determination 2022

I, Marise Payne, Minister for Foreign Affairs, make the following determination.

Dated 1 February 2022

Marise Payne

Minister for Foreign Affairs


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                      2, 3

 

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession Scheme) Determination 2000        2

Part 1—Amendments taken to have commenced on 28 April 2020                                              2

 

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession Scheme) Determination 2000        3

                Part 2—Amendments taken to have commenced on 30 November 2020                                      3

                             


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession Scheme) Amendment (Albania and Lithuania) Determination 2022.

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.  Sections 1 to 4 and anything in this instrument not elsewhere covered by this table

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

2.  Schedule 1, Part 1

28 April 2020

28 April 2020

3.  Schedule 1, Part 2

30 November 2020

30 November 2020

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 section 10B of the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967.

 

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

Part 1Amendments taken to have commenced on                  28 April 2020

 

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession

Scheme) Determination 2000

1  Schedule 1 (after table item 1A)

Insert:

1AB

Albania

A member, or a family member of a member, of the administrative and technical staff, for personal use

As for diplomatic staff, except that acquisition of a motor vehicle for personal use is covered only if:

(a) the acquisition is made within 6 months of the staff member’s installation in Australia; and

(b) no family member has received:

(i) a concession under section 10B of the Act for the acquisition of another motor vehicle; or

(ii) an exemption from indirect tax under subsection 8(1A) of the Act on the importation of another motor vehicle

Part 2Amendments taken to have commenced on                  30 November 2020

 

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities (Indirect Tax Concession

Scheme) Determination 2000

2  Schedule 1 (after table item 40A)

Insert:

 

40B

Lithuania

A member, or a family member of a member, of the administrative and technical staff, for personal use

As for diplomatic staff, except that acquisition of a motor vehicle for personal use is covered only if:

(a) the acquisition is made within 6 months of the staff member’s installation in Australia; and

(b) no family member has received:

(i) a concession under section 10B of the Act for the acquisition of another motor vehicle; or

(ii) an exemption from indirect tax under subsection 8(1A) of the Act on the importation of another motor vehicle