Marriage (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2001


Marriage (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2001


These regulations are administered in the Department of Internal Affairs.

Pursuant to section 64 of the Marriage Act 1955, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • (1) These regulations are the Marriage (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2001.

    (2) In these regulations, the Marriage (Fees) Regulations 19951 are the principal regulations.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 3 October 2001.

3 Fees
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking the Schedule, and substituting the Schedule set out in the Schedule of these regulations.

New schedule substituted in principal regulations

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Fees to be paid to Registrar-General and Registrars under Marriage Act 1995

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NoMatterFee ($)
1For every notice of a marriage (intended to be solemnised by a marriage celebrant)80
2For every notice under section 41 of the Act (overseas marriage)80
3For every notice of a marriage and solemnisation of marriage by a Registrar120
4Additional fee in respect of a marriage celebrated by a Registrar outside normal hours50
5Lodgment of caveat50

Marie Shroff,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 3 October 2001, amend the fees payable for various marriage services under the Marriage (Fees) Regulations 1995.

Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 October 2001.

  • 1 SR 1995/186