Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2005

2005/83

Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2005


Note

These regulations are administered in the Department of Internal Affairs.


Pursuant to section 88 of the Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 26 April 2005.

3 Schedule amended
  • (1) The Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by adding to the second column of item 12 the words or civil union.

    (2) The Schedule of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after item 24, the following item:

    24AFor copies of indexes relating to particulars recorded in respect of civil unions— 
     for printed copy of quarterly portion of index (if available)603.00
     for printed copy of monthly portion of index (if available)290.00
     for electronic copy of quarterly portion of index (if available)553.00
     for electronic copy of monthly portion of index (if available)265.00
     For photocopy of pages from index— 
     first or only page2.50
     second or subsequent page0.25

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 26 April 2005, amend the Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration (Fees) Regulations 1995.

A fee of $45, inclusive of goods and services tax, is set for registering a change of name in relation to a civil union under the Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995.

Fees are also set for obtaining copies of information recorded in respect of civil unions under the Act.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 7 April 2005.


  • 1 SR 1995/185