Adoption Amendment Regulations 2004


Adoption Amendment Regulations 2004


These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Justice.

Pursuant to section 28 of the Adoption 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 Adoption Amendment Regulations 2004.

    (2) In these regulations, the Adoption Regulations 19591 are called the principal regulations.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 July 2004.

3 Fee
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking regulation 15.

Diane Morcom,

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 1 July 2004, remove the fee for an application to adopt a child under the Adoption Act 1955.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 June 2004.

  • 1 SR 1959/109