Commonwealth of Australia
Migration Regulations 1994
CLASS OF PERSONS
I, SCOTT MORRISON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under sub-subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(iv)(A) of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Regulations 1994 (‘the Regulations’):
1. REVOKE Instrument IMMI 13/073 signed on 28 June 2013 (F2013L01234), specifying a class of persons for the purposes of sub-subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(iv)(A) of the Regulations; AND
2. SPECIFY for the purposes of sub-subparagraph 1231(2)(a)(iv)(A), each person applying for a Subclass 400 (Temporary Work (Short Stay Activity)) visa, the following classes of persons:
(a) persons who have been invited to Australia by the Australian Government, or by an Australian state or territory government, to assist in providing emergency services in connection with a disaster or emergency; AND
(b) each person who is a 2015 Asian Cup participant; AND
(c) each person who is a 2015 Cricket World Cup designated person.
For the purpose of this Instrument:
“AFC” means Asian Football Confederation
“2015 Asian Cup” means the sporting event hosted by Asian Football Confederation to be held in January 2015, including a Final Draw to be held in March 2014 and any other related activities taking place prior to the event; AND
“2015 Asian Cup participant” means the following groups seeking to enter Australia in connection with any 2015 Asian Cup related activities:
Players; Team delegations; AFC organising committee; AFC executive committee; World Sport Group representatives; Asian Cup sponsors; AFC Administration staff; and Accredited foreign media.
“2015 Cricket World Cup” means the sporting event hosted by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to be held in Australia in February and March 2015.
“Designated Person” means the following groups seeking to enter Australia in connection with any 2015 Cricket World Cup related activities:
Employees, officials, agents and representatives of the International Cricket Council Development International (‘IDI’); Employees, officials, agents and representatives of the ICC; Players; Team delegations; Coaches; Medical doctors and officials; Media representatives and broadcast partners; Any other person who is accredited by IDI in respect of the event.
This Instrument, IMMI 14/019, commences the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.
Minister for Immigration and Border Protection