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This instrument amends the Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019 to determine the characteristics of 19 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 19 Dec 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR06-Feb-2023
Tabled Senate06-Feb-2023
To be repealed 30 Mar 2023
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2022 Perth Mint No. 4) Determination 2022

I, Andrew Leigh, Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury, make the following determination.

Dated               15 December 2022

 

Dr Andrew Leigh

Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer

 

  

 

  


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 (2022 Perth Mint No. 4) 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

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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 2022, Part 2, clause 4 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

54

$1.00

Copper, aluminium and nickel

13.500 ± 1.000

30.70

3.40

S1

E1

O19

R44

16/12/2022

55

$2,500.00

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

O22

R45

16/12/2022

56

$500.00

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

50.80

5.90

S1

E1

O18

R32

16/12/2022

57

$200.00

At least 99.99% gold

62.263 ± 0.050

36.60

5.50

S1

E1

O18

R32

16/12/2022

58

$100.00

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

27.60

5.00

S1

E1

O18

R32

16/12/2022

59

$1,000.00

At least 99.99% gold

155.583 ± 0.050

40.90

9.92

S1

E1

O18

R46

16/12/2022

60

$60.00

At least 99.99% silver

2,002.200 ± 2.000

101.30

36.30

S1

E4

O18

R47

16/12/2022

61

$2.00

At least 99.99% gold

0.515 ± 0.015

11.60

1.00

S1

E1

O18

R48

16/12/2022

62

$2.00

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

40.90

6.02

S1

E1

O24

R49

16/12/2022

63

$10.00

At least 99.99% silver

312.066 ± 1.000

66.10

10.75

S1

E1

O24

R49

16/12/2022

64

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O23

R50

16/12/2022

65

$100.00

At least 99.95% platinum

31.169 ± 0.050

32.60

2.90

S1

E1

O25

R10

16/12/2022

66

$100.00

At least 99.99% gold

31.157 ± 0.050

32.60

2.95

S1

E1

O19

R51

16/12/2022

67

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O19

R52

16/12/2022

68

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O19

R53

16/12/2022

69

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O18

R54

16/12/2022

70

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O18

R55

16/12/2022

71

$1.00

At least 99.99% silver

31.607 ± 0.500

40.90

3.50

S1

E1

O18

R56

16/12/2022

72

$2.00

At least 99.99% silver

62.713 ± 0.500

50.80

4.80

S1

E6

O23

R57

16/12/2022

 

2  Schedule 2022, Part 2, clause 5 (after table item 16)

Insert:

 

18

Edge

E4

Continuously milled with sequential numbering

20

Edge

E6

Continuously milled with numbering and lettering

 

3  Schedule 2022, Part 2, clause 5 (after table item 42)

Insert:

 

43

Obverse

O24

The same as for item 42, except the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is superimposed over radial lines.

44

Obverse

O25

The same as for item 22, except add omit paragraphs (e) to (f), and substitute:

(e) “Xoz 9995 Pt” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(f) “JC”; and

(g) “1952-2022”.

 

4  Schedule 2022, Part 2, clause 5 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

143

Reverse

R44

A design consisting of a circular border immediately inside the rim that surrounds a stylised representation of a flame of remembrance that is partially obscuring a wreath of poppies, and the following:

(a) “25 APRIL”; and

(b) “LEST WE FORGET” and

(c) “WR” and

(d) “P”

144

Reverse

R45

A design consisting of:

(a) in the background, stylised representations of branches with leaves and flowers (3 of the flowers with inset diamonds); and

(b) in the foreground, partially obscuring the branches, a stylised representation of a snake wrapped around another branch (also with leaves and flowers), as an attached piece with inset diamonds; and

(c) the following:

(i) “THE JEWELLED SNAKE”; and

(ii) the Chinese language character () pronounced shé under the Pinyin system and meaning snake; and

(iii) “SR”; and

(iv) “P”.

145

Reverse

R46

A design consisting of a landscape featuring grassy flatlands, boab trees, termite mounds, rock formations, and a diamond inset surrounded by stylised sunrays extending out to form a circle, and the following:

(a) “KIMBERLEY SUNRISE”; and

(b) “2023”; and

(c) “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)

(d) “TV”; and

(e) “P”.

146

Reverse

R47

A design consisting of:

(a) in the background, a stylised representation of stones in a pond; and

(b) partially obscuring the stones, a stylised representation of 3 koi fish swimming amongst water lilies; and

(c) the following:

(i) “KOI”; and

(ii) “2023”; and

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

(iv) “NM”; and

(v) “P”.

147

Reverse

R48

The same as for item 130, except for the following:

(a) in paragraph (b) of that item, omit “grass trees”, substitute “a grass tree”; and

(b) omit subparagraph (c)(iii) and substitute:

(iii) “Xg 9999 GOLD” (where “X” is the nominal weight in grams of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(c) omit subparagraphs (c)(v) and (vi), and substitute:

(v) “P”.

148

Reverse

R49

A design, superimposed over radial lines, consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a representation of a kangaroo facing its joey, both standing on their hindlegs; and

(b) in the background, representations of plants, rocks and a small grassy escarpment; and

(c) the following:

(i) “JM”; and

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.

149

Reverse

R50

A design consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a representation of a dragon and a koi fish encircling a flaming pearl; and

(b) in the background, a stylised representation of a bridge over a river, a grassy riverbank and rocks; and

(c) the following:

(i) “WR”; and

(ii) “P”; and

(iii) a microscopic “P”.

150

Reverse

R51

A design consisting of a circular border in the foreground enclosing a representation of a swan on the surface of stylised water in the background, and the following:

(a) “THE XOZ 9999 AUSTRALIAN” (where “X” is the nominal weight in ounces of the coin, expressed as a whole number or a common fraction in Arabic numerals); and

(b) “GOLD SWAN”; and

(c) “AH”; and

(d) “P”; and

(e) a microscopic “P”.

151

Reverse

R52

The same as for item 150, except omit paragraph (b) and substitute:

(b) “SILVER SWAN”; and

152

Reverse

R53

The same as for item 151, except the representation of a swan on the surface of stylised water is coloured.

153

Reverse

R54

A design consisting of:

(a) a circular border immediately inside the rim; and

(b) partially obscuring that border, representations of flowers and foliage; and

(c) amongst the flowers and foliage, a coloured representation of a wombat sleeping in the dirt with a small bird on its back; and

(d) the following:

(i) “WOMBAT”; and

(ii) “2023”; 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) “JM”; and

(v) “P”; and

(vi) a microscopic “P”.

154

Reverse

R55

The same as for item 153, except the representation of the wombat sleeping in the dirt with a small bird on its back is not coloured.

155

Reverse

R56

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) “2023”; 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 coloured representation of a helmeted honeyeater enclosed in an oval; and

(vii) a microscopic “P”.

156

Reverse

R57

A design consisting of:

(a) at the bottom of the coin and in the foreground, a representation of a coloured whale shark swimming in the ocean amongst coloured coral; and

(b) above the ocean, a stylised representation of waves; and

(c) at the top of the coin and in the background, a representation of a cloudy sky and a coloured solar eclipse; and

(d) the following:

(i) “SR”; and

(ii) “P”.