Commonwealth of Australia
Migration Regulations 1994
TRANSIT PASSENGERS WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A SPECIAL PURPOSE VISA
I, the Honourable SCOTT MORRISON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under paragraph 2.40(l)(n) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations):
1. REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 14/029 (F2014L00450) signed on 17 April 2014 specifying transit passengers for the purposes of paragraph 2.40(1)(n) of the Regulations; AND
2. SPECIFY each class of persons specified in clauses (a) to (d) of the schedule to this Instrument as a class of persons for the purposes of paragraph 2.40(1)(n) of the Regulations.
This Instrument, IMMI 14/090, commences on 6 October 2014.
The Honourable Scott Morrison Minister for Immigration and Border Protection
(a) Citizens of the following foreign countries:
Republic of South Africa
Republic of Marshall Islands
Federated States of Micronesia
Papua New Guinea
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom (including its colonies)
United States of America
Republic of Bulgaria
Republic of Chile
(b) Residents of Hong Kong holding Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) passports or British National Overseas (BNO) passports.
(c) Residents of Taiwan holding a passport issued by the authorities of Taiwan (other than passports purported to be official or diplomatic passports).
(d) Diplomatic passport holders, excluding holders of:
Arab Non-National Passports; and
Diplomatic passports from the following foreign countries:
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Republic of Yemen