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This instrument exempts the Piiramo Street Subdivision Project from requirements in sections 372E, 372F, 372G and 372H of the Telecommunications Act 1997, to install fibre-ready telecommunications facilities (pit and pipe).
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
Registered 05 Aug 2022

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Telecommunications (Fibre-ready Facilities- Exempt Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Real Estate Development Project) Instrument 2022

I, MICHELLE ROWLAND, Minister for Communications, make the following instrument.

Dated   1 August 2022                        

MICHELLE ROWLAND

Minister for Communications


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Telecommunications (Fibre-ready Facilities- Exempt Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Real Estate Development Project) Instrument 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.

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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 paragraphs 372K(1)(a), (c), (d), (e) and (f) of the Act.

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in section 7 of the Act, including the following:

(a)    building unit;

(b)    real estate redevelopment project.

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Telecommunications Act 1997.

Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council means the local government entity, the Corporation of the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council (ABN 55 631 460 952).

Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project means the real estate development project comprising the 25-lot subdivision owned by Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council located as described in column 1, and within the coordinates in column 2 of Schedule 1 to this instrument. 

Exemption

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), for the purposes of paragraphs 372K(1)(a), (c), (d), (e) and (f) of the Act, the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project is specified as exempt from the requirements in sections 372E, 372F, 372G and 372H of the Act.

             (2)  The following condition is specified:

                     (a)  Where there is an absence of fixed-line telecommunications infrastructure in respect of the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project, the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council must give notice in writing to all residents, including prospective residents, of a building unit situated on the land comprising the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project that: 

(i)     there is an absence of fixed-line telecommunications infrastructure in respect of the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project; and

(ii)   telecommunications services will be delivered to the building units in the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project through wireless networks or satellite networks, as the case may be.

 

Note:           Subsection 372K(2) provides that an exemption under subsection 372K(1) of the Act may be unconditional or subject to such conditions (if any) as are specified in the exemption.


 

Schedule 1 — Location of Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project

 

Item

Column 1: Description

Column 2: Coordinates

1

Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project, as located within Lot 6 of WMT54 (6/WMT54), on Piiramo Street, Lockhart River, 4892, in the local government area of the Aboriginal Shire of Lockhart River in the State of Queensland.

POLYGON

((143.352898511 -12.787193593,

143.352977358 -12.786877679,

143.352950355 -12.786833969,

143.352623054 -12.786755287,

143.352925217 -12.78564726,

143.353692539 -12.785777486,

143.354279245 -12.785712059,

143.354413748 -12.785713397,

143.354554484 -12.785746467,

143.354658005 -12.785795258,

143.356229698 -12.786734316,

143.356360539 -12.786766607,

143.356293847 -12.787029651,

143.35648771 -12.787077001,

143.356457699 -12.787195378,

143.356263826 -12.787148019,

143.356148516 -12.787602806,

143.353275967 -12.786912251,

143.353137772 -12.78699451,

143.353077354 -12.787236589))

 

Note:          The coordinates provided in column 2 for the Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Piiramo Street Subdivision Project have been ascertained using the Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994 coordinate system.