Sex Discrimination Amendment (Exemptions) Regulation 2015


Select Legislative Instrument No. 115, 2015


I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), GovernorGeneral of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation.

Dated  9 July 2015

By His Excellency’s Command

Peter Cosgrove


George Brandis QC






1 Name

2 Commencement

3 Authority

4 Schedules

Schedule 1—Amendments

Sex Discrimination Regulations 1984

1  Name

  This is the Sex Discrimination Amendment (Exemptions) Regulation 2015.

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




1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

16 July 2015

Note: This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 Sex Discrimination Act 1984.

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  Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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


Sex Discrimination Regulations 1984

1  Subregulation 4(2)

Omit “Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997”, substitute “Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997”.

2  Subregulation 5(2)

Omit “31 July 2015”, substitute “31 July 2016”.