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TELECOMMUNICATIONS (INTERCEPTION AND ACCESS) ACT 1979 - SECT 81A

General Register of Warrants

             (1)  The Secretary of the Department is to cause a General Register of Warrants to be kept.

             (2)  The Secretary of the Department is to cause to be recorded in the General Register in relation to each Part 2-5 warrant particulars of:

                     (a)  the date of issue of the warrant; and

                     (b)  the Judge or nominated AAT member who issued the warrant; and

                     (c)  the agency to which the warrant was issued; and

                     (d)  in the case of a telecommunications service warrant:

                              (i)  the telecommunications service to which the warrant relates; and

                             (ii)  the name of the person specified in the warrant as a person using or likely to use the telecommunications service; and

                     (e)  in the case of a named person warrant:

                              (i)  the name of the person to whom the warrant relates; and

                             (ii)  each telecommunications service that is specified in the warrant, or in relation to which interceptions authorised by the warrant have occurred; and

                      (f)  the period for which the warrant is to be in force; and

                     (g)  in the case of a warrant issued under subsection 46(1) or 46A(1), or issued under section 48 in the circumstances mentioned in subsection 46(1)--each serious offence in relation to which the Judge or nominated AAT member who issued the warrant was satisfied, on the application for the warrant, as mentioned in:

                              (i)  in the case of a warrant under section 48--paragraph 46(1)(d); or

                             (ii)  otherwise--paragraph 46(1)(d) or 46A(1)(d), as the case requires; and

                     (h)  in the case of a control order warrant--the name of the person to whom the relevant control order relates.



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