(1) The Registrar must, as soon as practicable after the end of each financial year, prepare and give to the Minister, for presentation to the Parliament, a report on the operation of this Act during that financial year.
Note: See also section 34C of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 , which contains extra rules about annual reports.
(2) The Registrar must include in the report:
(a) details of each occasion on which access to the register was refused, or the operation of the register was otherwise suspended, during the financial year under subsection 147(5); and
(b) any information necessary to demonstrate that fees determined under subsection 190(1) do not amount to taxation.