This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 August 2012, amend the Companies Act 1993 Regulations 1994. The amendments—
decrease the fee for an application to register a company under section 12(1) of the Companies Act 1993 (the Act) from $250 (or $150 if the application is lodged by electronic means) to a fee in all cases of $130:
change the fee for registration of an annual return under section 214(1) of the Act from $30 (or nil if the return is lodged by electronic means) to a fee in all cases of $25:
increase the fee for an application to register an overseas company under section 336(1) of the Act from $100 to $130:
decrease the fee for registration of an annual return by an overseas company under section 340(1) of the Act from $30 to $25.
These regulations are part of a package of regulations amending fees payable to the Companies Office. See also—
the Building Societies Amendment Regulations 2012:
the Friendly Societies and Credit Unions (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2012:
the Limited Partnerships Amendment Regulations 2012:
the Personal Property Securities Amendment Regulations 2012.
Date of notification in Gazette: 7 June 2012.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.