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The instrument amends the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016 to update fees payable for the supply of water, sewerage and building application services on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands effective 1 July 2022.
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Registered 23 Jun 2022
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Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Amendment (2022 Measures No. 1) Determination 2022

I, Natasha Griggs, Administrator of the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, make the following determination.

Dated 22 June 2022

Natasha Griggs

Administrator of the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016                                                                                                                              2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Amendment (2022 Measures No. 1) 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.  The whole of this instrument

1 July 2022.

1 July 2022

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 paragraph 7(2)(a) of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services Ordinance 2016.

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

  

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Utilities and Services (Water, Sewerage and Building Application Services Fees) Determination 2016

1  Subsection 6(2)

Omit “1 July 2021”, substitute “1 July 2022”.

2  Subclause 1(2) of Schedule 1 (table items 1 to 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

1

residential land

$275.70

2

commercial land or industrial land (other than land mentioned in item 5), commercial/residential land, government land, or shipping (supply of water services to land for the purpose of water being taken on board a ship in a port), with:

(a) no meter or a 15 mm or 20 mm meter

(b) a 25 mm meter

(c) a 30 mm meter

(d) a 35 mm, 38 mm or 40 mm meter

(e) a 50 mm meter

(f) a 70 mm, 75 mm or 80 mm meter

(g) a 100 mm meter

(h) a 140 mm or 150 mm meter

$292.97

$457.80

$659.18

$1,171.95

$1,831.14

$4,687.74

$7,324.58

$16,480.30

3

institutional/public land, charitable purposes land or local government land

Nil

4

vacant land

$275.70

5

strata‑titled commercial land or industrial land, if sharing a water service

$292.97

6

any land, for the supply of a fire service

$292.97

3  Clause 1 of Schedule 2 (table items 1 to 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

1

residential land:

 

 

(a) rate in the dollar

$0.13409 per $1 of gross rental value

 

(b) minimum annual fee

$457.95

 

(c) maximum annual fee

$1,250.25

2

commercial land or industrial land (other than land mentioned in item 6):

(a) first major fixture

(b) second major fixture

(c) third major fixture

(d) each subsequent major fixture

(e) minimum annual fee

 

 

$1,099.70

$470.73

$628.65

$683.62

$1,099.70

3

vacant land:

 

 

(a) rate in the dollar

$0.13409 per $1 of gross rental value

 

(b) minimum annual fee

$301.35

 

(c) maximum annual fee (if zoned for future residential use)

$1,250.25

4

institutional/public land, charitable purposes land or local government land:

(a) first major fixture

(b) each subsequent major fixture

 

 

$295.46

$129.99

5

government land:

(a) first major fixture

(b) second major fixture

(c) third major fixture

(d) each subsequent major fixture

 

$1,099.70

$470.73

$628.65

$683.62

6

strata‑titled commercial land or industrial land, if sharing a major fixture

$683.62

4  Clause 1 of Schedule 3 (table items 1 to 5)

Repeal the items, substitute:

1

residential land or vacant land that has been zoned for residential purposes:

(a) 0 to 350 kL

(b) 351 to 500 kL

(c) 501 to 750 kL

(d) over 750 kL

 

 

$1.905

$2.539

$5.634

$9.688

2

commercial/residential land:

(a) 0 to 150 kL

(b) over 150 kL

 

$1.905

$9.220

3

vacant land not mentioned in item 1

$9.220

4

institutional/public land, charitable purposes land or local government land

$2.797

5

commercial land, government land or industrial land

$9.220

6

commercial land, government land or industrial land—discharge to sewer:

(a) 0 to 200 kL per property (allowance)

(b) over 200 kL per property

 

 

Nil

$4.041

5  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 4 (table items 3 to 6)

Repeal the items, substitute:

3

Special meter readings for change of owner or occupier:

(a) within 7 days of being requested

(b) within 2 days of being requested

 

$22.87

$35.09

4

Advice of sale requests:

(a) standard

(b) urgent

 

$31.32

$43.53

5

Meter tests:

(a) 20 mm to 25 mm meters

(b) meters over 25 mm

 

$119.86

quoted cost

6

Restoration of service after restriction:

 

 

(a) between 7 am and 4 pm any day except Saturday, Sunday or a public holiday

$204.66

 

(b) any other time

$325.21

6  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 5 (table items 1 to 4)

Repeal the items, substitute:

1

a dwelling (other than a multi‑residential dwelling)

$108.26

2

a building (including a pool or garage) in the area associated with a dwelling that:

(a) is not a multi‑residential dwelling; and

(b) is on land that is sewered

$108.26

3

a multi‑residential dwelling

$198.01

4

a building or dwelling other than a building or dwelling covered by item 1, 2 or 3

$254.13