Immigration Amendment Act 2015

23 New section 86A inserted (Obligation of transit passenger)

After section 86, insert:

86A Obligation of transit passenger

(1)

During the transit period applying to a transit passenger, the transit passenger must remain—

(a)

on the craft concerned; or

(b)

in an immigration control area; or

(c)

in the custody of the Police.

(2)

If a transit passenger fails to comply with subsection (1), the relevant transit period immediately expires (and section 115(1)(f) therefore applies).