International Transfer of Prisoners (Peru) Regulation 2016

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 08 December 2016

Peter Cosgrove


By His Excellency’s Command

Michael Keenan

Minister for Justice






1 Name

2 Commencement

3 Authority

4 Definitions

5 Peru is a transfer country to which the Act applies

1  Name

  This is the International Transfer of Prisoners (Peru) Regulation 2016.

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.

13 December 2016

Note: This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 International Transfer of Prisoners Act 1997.

4  Definitions

  In this instrument:

Act means the International Transfer of Prisoners Act 1997.

5  Peru is a transfer country to which the Act applies

  For the purposes of subsection 8(1) of the Act:

 (a) the Act applies to Peru; and

 (b) Peru is declared to be a transfer country.