Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2)

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Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2)1
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 83
I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Migration Act 1958 and the Australian Citizenship Act 2007.
Dated 24 May 2012
QUENTIN BRYCE
Governor-General
By Her Excellency’s Command
CHRIS BOWEN
Minister for Immigration and Citizenship
Contents
                        1      Name of regulation                                                          2
                        2      Commencement                                                              2
                        3      Amendment of Migration Regulations 1994 and Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007           2
Schedule 1                  Amendment of Migration Regulations 1994                    3
Schedule 2                  Amendment of Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007 8
 
 
1              Name of regulation
                This regulation is the Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2).
2              Commencement
                This regulation commences on 1 July 2012.
3              Amendment of Migration Regulations 1994 and Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007
         (1)   Schedule 1 amends the Migration Regulations 1994.
         (2)   Schedule 2 amends the Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007.
Schedule 1        Amendment of Migration Regulations 1994
(subsection 3 (1))
 
[1]           Amendments—Sponsorship fee increase
Provision
omit
insert

Subregulation 2.61 (2), table, items 1 and 2
$405
$420

Subregulation 2.61 (2), table, item 4
$1,605
$1 660

Subregulation 2.61 (2), table, item 5
$405
$420

Subregulation 2.66 (4)
$405
$420

Paragraph 2.66A (2) (a)
$405
$420

Subregulation 2.73 (5)
$80
$85

Paragraph 2.73A (4) (a)
$3,300
$3 400

Paragraph 2.73A (4) (b)
$165
$170

Paragraph 2.73B (4) (a)
$3,300
$3 400

Paragraph 2.73B (4) (b)
$165
$170

Paragraph 2.73C (4) (a)
$3,300
$3 400

Paragraph 2.73C (4) (b)
$165
$170

Subregulation 5.37 (1)
$520
$540

[2]           Amendments—visa application charge: Consumer Price Index
Provision of Schedule 1
omit
insert

Paragraph 1104AA (2) (a)
$5,745
$5 940

Sub-subparagraph 1104AA (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1104AA (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Sub-subparagraph 1104A (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1104A (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1104B (2) (a) (i)
$270
$280

Sub-subparagraph 1104B (2) (b) (i) (E)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1108 (2) (a) (ii)
$1,220
$1 260

Subparagraph 1108 (2) (a) (iii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1108A (2) (a) (ii)
$1,220
$1 260

Subparagraph 1108A (2) (a) (v)
$2,960
$3 060

Subparagraph 1111 (2) (a) (i)
$230
$240

Subparagraph 1112 (2) (b) (i)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1113 (2) (b) (i)
$4,110
$4 250

Sub-subparagraph 1114 (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1114 (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1114 (2) (b) (iv)
$1,945
$2 010

Sub-subparagraph 1114A (2) (a) (ii) (C)
$270
$280

Sub-subparagraph 1114A (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1114A (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Sub-sub-subparagraph 1114A (2) (b) (iv) (D) (III)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1118A (2) (a) (i)
$2,960
$3 060

Subparagraph 1118A (2) (a) (ii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1118A (2) (b) (i)
$4,110
$4 250

Sub-subparagraph 1121 (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1121 (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1121 (2) (b) (v)
$1,945
$2 010

Sub-subparagraph 1121A (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1121A (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1123A (2) (a) (i)
$1,220
$1 260

Subparagraph 1123A (2) (a) (ii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1123A (2) (b) (ii)
$1,735
$1 795

Subparagraph 1123B (2) (a) (i)
$1,220
$1 260

Subparagraph 1123B (2) (a) (ii)
$2,960
$3 060

Subparagraph 1123B (2) (b) (ii)
$1,735
$1 795

Paragraph 1124 (2) (a)
$1,995
$2 060

Paragraph 1124 (2) (b)
$1,735
$1 795

Paragraph 1124A (2) (a)
$2,960
$3 060

Paragraph 1124A (2) (b)
$1,735
$1 795

Subparagraph 1124B (2) (a) (ii)
$345
$360

Sub-subparagraphs 1124B (2) (a) (iii) (D) and (iv) (C)
$1,220
$1 260

Sub-subparagraph 1124B (2) (a) (v) (C)
$965
$995

Sub-subparagraph 1124B (2) (a) (vi) (D)
$1,220
$1 260

Subparagraph 1124B (2) (a) (vii)
$2,960
$3 060

Subparagraph 1129 (2) (a) (ii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (a) (i)
$270
$280

Sub-subparagraph 1130 (2) (a) (ia) (B)
$270
$280

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (a) (ib)
$270
$280

Subparagraphs 1130 (2) (a) (ic) and (iii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (a) (ii)
$270
$280

Sub-subparagraph 1130A (2) (a) (iia) (B)
$270
$280

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (a) (iib)
$270
$280

Subparagraphs 1130A (2) (a) (iic) and (iii)
$2,960
$3 060

Paragraph 1135 (2) (a)
$2,960
$3 060

Sub-subparagraph 1135 (2) (b) (i) (B)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1136 (2) (a) (ii)
$2,960
$3 060

Sub-subparagraph 1136 (2) (b) (i) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Paragraph 1202A (2) (a)
$3,930
$4 065

Sub-subparagraph 1202A (2) (b) (i) (C)
$8,240
$8 520

Sub-subparagraph 1202A (2) (b) (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraphs 1205 (2) (a) (iv) and (iva)
$3,050
$3 150

Subparagraph 1205 (2) (a) (v)
$305
$315

Paragraph 1207 (2) (a)
$305
$315

Subparagraph 1208 (2) (a) (ii)
$305
$315

Subparagraph 1208A (2) (a) (i)
$105
$110

Subparagraph 1211 (2) (a) (ii)
$215
$220

Paragraph 1212B (2) (a)
$270
$280

Paragraph 1212B (2) (b)
$10,925
$11 295

Paragraph 1214AA (2) (a)
$305
$315

Sub-subparagraph 1214A (2) (a) (i) (A)
$55
$60

Sub-sub-subparagraph 1214A (2) (a) (i) (B) (II)
$55
$60

Subparagraph 1214A (2) (a) (ii)
$235
$245

Paragraph 1214BA (2) (a)
$270
$280

Paragraph 1215 (2) (a)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1217 (2) (a) (ii)
$305
$315

Sub-subparagraph 1217A (2) (a) (i) (A)
$140
$145

Sub-subparagraph 1217A (2) (a) (i) (B)
$120
$125

Sub-subparagraph 1218 (2) (a) (ii) (A)
$110
$115

Paragraph 1220B (2) (a)
$305
$315

Subparagraph 1221 (2) (a) (iii)
$1,995
$2 060

Subparagraph 1221A (2) (a) (iii)
$2,960
$3 060

Paragraph 1224A (2) (a)
$270
$280

Subitem 1225 (2)
$270
$280

Subparagraph 1226 (2) (a) (ii)
$270
$280

Subparagraph 1226 (2) (a) (iii)
$2,960
$3 060

Sub-subparagraphs 1226 (2) (b) (i) (D) and (ii) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Subparagraph 1228 (2) (a) (i)
$2,960
$3 060

Sub-subparagraph 1228 (2) (b) (i) (C)
$4,110
$4 250

Sub-subparagraph 1229 (2) (a) (ii) (D)
$270
$280

Subparagraph 1229 (2) (a) (iii)
$2,960
$3 060

Sub-subparagraph 1229 (2) (b) (i) (D)
$4,110
$4 250


[3]           Amendments—visa application charge: Contributory Parent Visa Composite Index
Provision of Schedule 1
omit
insert

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (i)
$16,005
$16 885

Sub-sub-subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (ia) (A) (III)
$16,005
$16 885

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (iia)
$16,005
$16 885

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (iib)
$14,490
$15 285

Sub-subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (iii) (B)
$1,730
$1 825

Subparagraph 1130 (2) (b) (iv)
$40,015
$42 220

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (i)
$16,005
$16 885

Sub-sub-subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (ia) (A) (III)
$16,005
$16 885

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (iia)
$16,005
$16 885

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (iib)
$13,640
$14 390

Sub-subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (iii) (B)
$1,730
$1 825

Subparagraph 1130A (2) (b) (iv)
$40,015
$42 220

Sub-subparagraph 1221 (2) (b) (i) (B)
$1,730
$1 825

Subparagraph 1221 (2) (b) (iii)
$24,010
$25 330

Sub-subparagraph 1221A (2) (b) (i) (B)
$1,730
$1 825

Subparagraph 1221A (2) (b) (iii)
$24,010
$25 330

[4]           Schedule 13, after Part 1
insert
Part 2     Amendments made by Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2)
201         Operation of Schedule 1
                The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 1 to the Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2) apply in relation to a matter for which an obligation to pay a fee or charge is incurred on or after 1 July 2012.
Schedule 2        Amendment of Australian Citizenship Regulations 2007
(subsection 3 (2))
 
[1]           Before regulation 1
insert
Part 1                 Preliminary
  
[2]           After regulation 4
insert
Part 2                 Australian citizenship
  
[3]           After regulation 11
insert
Part 3                 Other matters
  
[4]           Subregulation 12A (7)
substitute
         (7)   In this regulation:
conversion instrument means the instrument titled Payment of Visa Application Charges and Fees in Foreign Currencies (IMMI 12/008) that commenced on 1 July 2012.
places and currencies instrument means the instrument titled Places and Currencies for Paying of Fees (IMMI 12/009) that commenced on 1 July 2012.
[5]           After regulation 14
insert
Part 4                 Transitional arrangements
  
20            Operation of Part 4
                This Part makes transitional arrangements in relation to amendments of these Regulations.
21            Transitional arrangements—amendments made by Migration Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 2)
                The amendments of these Regulations made by Schedule 2 to the Migration Legislation Amendment Regulations 2012 (No. 2) apply in relation to an application made under Division 2, 3 or 4 of Part 2 of the Act on or after 1 July 2012.
Note
1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.comlaw.gov.au.