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WATER ACT 2007 - NOTES

No. 137, 2007

Compilation No. 30

Compilation date: 8 December 2023

Includes amendments: Act No. 111, 2023

Registered: 4 January 2024

This compilation is in 2 volumes

Volume 1: sections 1-239W

Volume 2: sections 241-256

 Schedules

 Endnotes

Each volume has its own contents

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Water Act 2007 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 8 December 2023 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Editorial changes

For more information about any editorial changes made in this compilation, see the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the Register for the compiled law.

Self-repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

 

 

 

Contents

Part 1--Preliminary

1 Short title

2 Commencement

3 Objects

4 Definitions

5 Application of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 to Parts  1A, 2A, 4, 4A, 10A and 11A

6 Planned environmental water

7 Infrastructure operators etc.

8 River flow control works

9 Constitutional basis for Act

9A Constitutional basis of Parts 1A, 2A, 4, 4A, 10A and 11A

10 Basis for Basin water charge, water trading and water market rules

11 Reading down provision in relation to the operation of sections 99 and 100 of the Constitution

12 Application to Crown etc.

12A Actions of the Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council

13 The Native Title Act 1993 not affected

Part 1A--The Murray-Darling Basin Agreement

Division 1--Preliminary

18A Definitions

18B Meaning of referring State

Division 2--The Murray-Darling Basin Agreement

18C Amendment of Schedule 1

18D Protocols made by the Authority

Division 3--Functions, powers and duties under the Agreement

18E Additional functions, powers and duties of the Authority

18F Additional functions, powers and duties of the Basin Community Committee

18G Management of money and assets

18H Managing water access rights etc. for the Living Murray Initiative

Part 2--Management of Basin water resources

Division 1--Basin Plan

Subdivision A--Introduction

19 Simplified outline

Subdivision B--Basin Plan, its purpose and contents

20 Purpose of Basin Plan

21 General basis on which Basin Plan to be developed

22 Content of Basin Plan

23 Long-term average sustainable diversion limits

23A Proposing adjustments of long-term average sustainable diversion limits

23B Adopting proposed adjustments as amendments of Basin Plan

24 Temporary diversion provision

25 Water quality and salinity management plan

26 Water trading and transfer rules

27 Basin Plan to be published on Authority's website

Subdivision C--Environmental management

28 Environmental watering plan

29 Authority to consult holders and managers of environmental water in implementing environmental watering plan

30 Environmental watering schedules

31 Authority to coordinate delivery of environmental water

32 Authority to identify and account for held environmental water

Subdivision D--Effect of Basin Plan

33 Basin Plan is a legislative instrument

34 Effect of Basin Plan on Authority and other agencies of the Commonwealth

35 Effect of Basin Plan on other agencies and persons

36 Constitutional operation of section 35 (general)

37 Constitutional operation of section 35 (water trading rules)

38 Regulations may provide for exceptions

39 Obligations under both Basin Plan and water resource plans

40 Effect on State laws

Subdivision E--Procedure for making Basin Plan

41 Authority to prepare Basin Plan and give to Minister for adoption

42 Consultations by Authority in preparing Basin Plan

43 Authority to seek submissions on proposed Basin Plan

43A Authority to seek comments from Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council on proposed Basin Plan

44 Minister may adopt Basin Plan

Subdivision F--Amendment of Basin Plan

45 Authority may prepare amendment of Basin Plan

46 Consultations by Authority in preparing amendment of Basin Plan

47 Authority to seek submissions on proposed amendment of Basin Plan

47A Authority to seek comments from Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council on proposed amendment of Basin Plan

48 Minister may adopt amendment of Basin Plan

49 Minor or non-substantive amendments of Basin Plan

49AA Amendment of the Basin Plan that is the same in effect as an amendment that has been disallowed

Subdivision G--Review of Basin Plan

49A Authority to advise Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council on impacts of Basin Plan

50 Review of Basin Plan--general

51 Authority to prepare discussion paper and seek submissions

52 Review may lead to amendment of Basin Plan

Subdivision H--Annual analysis of Basin Plan's effectiveness

52A Annual analysis of Basin Plan's effectiveness

Division 2--Water resource plans for particular water resource plan areas

Subdivision A--Introduction

53 Simplified outline

Subdivision B--Water resource plans

54 Water resource plans for water resource plan areas

55 Content of water resource plan

56 General basis for accrediting and making water resource plans

Subdivision C--Effect of a water resource plan

57 Water resource plan adopted under section 69 is a legislative instrument

58 Effect of water resource plan on Authority and other agencies of the Commonwealth

59 Effect of water resource plan on other agencies and bodies

60 Constitutional operation of section 59 (general)

61 Constitutional operation of section 59 (water trading rules)

62 Regulations may provide for exceptions

Subdivision D--Accrediting water resource plans prepared by Basin States

63 Accrediting water resource plans prepared by Basin States

63A Googong Dam Area to be treated as if located in the Australian Capital Territory

64 Duration of accreditation

65 Accrediting amendments of accredited water resource plans

66 Accrediting minor or non-substantive amendments of accredited water resource plans

67 Authority may assist Basin State to prepare water resource plan

Subdivision E--Water resource plans prepared by Authority and adopted by Minister

68 Minister may request Authority to prepare water resource plan

69 Minister may adopt water resource plan

70 Duration of plan adopted under section 69

Subdivision F--Reporting obligations

71 Reporting obligations of Basin States

Division 3--Procedures to be followed before taking step-in action

72 Scope of Division

73 Procedure to be followed before exercising step-in power

Division 3A--Offences and civil penalty provisions

Subdivision A--Contraventions of laws relating to taking water from a water resource

73A Taking water when not permitted under State law--basic contravention

73B Taking water when not permitted under State law--aggravated contravention

73C Constitutional basis of sections 73A and 73B

73D Additional operation of sections 73A and 73B

73E Restrictions on taking action under Part 8 or 10AA in relation to alleged contravention of section  73A or 73B

Subdivision B--Contraventions of the Basin Plan

73F Failing to give reasons for restricting trade of water delivery right as required by the Basin Plan

73G Failing to report price for trade of water access right as required by the Basin Plan

73H Trading water access right before water announcement made or generally available in contravention of the Basin Plan

73J Application of sections 73F to 73H

73K Additional application of section 73H

Division 3B--Audits

73L Audits

73M Responses to audit reports including recommendations that an agency take certain action

Division 4--Allocation of risks in relation to reductions in water availability

Subdivision A--Risks arising from reductions in diversion limits

74 Simplified outline

74A States applying the risk assignment framework

75 Basin Plan to specify Commonwealth share of reduction in long-term average sustainable diversion limit

76 Commonwealth to manage Commonwealth share of reduction in diversion limit

77 Payments to water access entitlement holders

77A Commonwealth may request information for the purposes of this Division

78 Applying Subdivision when transitional or interim water resource plan ends

79 Regulations

Subdivision B--Risks arising from other changes to Basin Plan

80 Simplified outline

81 Basin Plan to specify certain matters if Plan results in change in reliability of water allocations

82 Commonwealth to manage Commonwealth share of change in reliability

83 Payments to water access entitlement holders

84 Applying Subdivision when transitional or interim water resource plan ends

85 Regulations

85A Operation of Subdivision

Division 4A--Annual progress reports relating to water recovery targets and to the Snowy Scheme

85AB Secretary to prepare annual reports

85ABA Secretary to prepare annual reports about water releases from the Snowy Scheme

Division 4B--Increasing water for environmental use by 450 gigalitres

85AC Minister must increase water for environmental use

Division 6--Reports about activities relating to Indigenous people

85E Authority must prepare annual information on consideration of Indigenous matters

85F Secretary to prepare annual reports about activities relating to Indigenous people

Part 2AA--Water for the Environment Special Account

86AA Object of this Part

86AB Water for the Environment Special Account

86AC Credits to the Water for the Environment Special Account

86AD Purposes of the Water for the Environment Special Account

86ADA Relationship with the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Act 1997

86ADB Consideration of social and economic impact of proposed water purchases relating to the 450 gigalitre target

86AE Commonwealth environmental water holdings

86AF Arrangements to make payments

86AG Amounts to be credited to the Water for the Environment Special Account

86AH Managing surplus money in the Water for the Environment Special Account--transfer to general CRF

86AI Annual report

86AJ Reviews of this Part

Part 2A--Critical human water needs

86A Critical human water needs to be taken into account in developing Basin Plan

86B Basin Plan to provide for critical human water needs

86C Additional matters relating to monitoring, assessment and risk management

86D Additional matters relating to Tier 2 water sharing arrangements

86E Additional matters relating to Tier 3 water sharing arrangements

86F Emergency responses to the reaching of trigger points

86G Effect of this Part on Authority and other agencies of the Commonwealth

86H Effect of this Part on other agencies and persons

86J Additional powers of the Authority

86K Additional functions of the Inspector-General

86L Functions and powers of the Inspector-General

Part 3--Productivity Commission inquiries

87 Productivity Commission inquiry--Basin Plan and water resource plans

88 Productivity Commission inquiry--National Water Initiative

89 Stakeholder working group

Part 4--Basin water charge and water market rules

Division 1--Water charge rules

91 Regulated water charges

92 Water charge rules

93 Process for making water charge rules

94 ACCC to monitor water charges and compliance

95 Minister may formulate model water charge rules

96 Transitional provisions relating to water charge rules

Division 2--Water market rules

97 Water market rules

98 Process for making water market rules

99 ACCC to monitor transformation arrangements and compliance

100 Transitional provisions relating to water market rules

Division 3--Miscellaneous

100A Functions and powers of the ACCC

Part 4A--Extended operation of Basin water charge and water market rules

100B Extended operation of Basin water charge rules

100C Extended operation of Basin water market rules

100D Functions and powers of the ACCC

Part 6--Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder

Division 1--Establishment and functions

104 Establishment

105 Functions

106 Limitation on disposal of water and Commonwealth environmental water holdings

107 Limitation on directions to Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder

108 Meaning of Commonwealth environmental water holdings

109 Operating rules

110 Application of State laws to the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder

Division 2--Environmental Water Holdings Special Account

111 Establishment of the Environmental Water Holdings Special Account

112 Credits of amounts to the Account

113 Purpose of the Account

Division 3--Reporting requirements

114 Annual report

Division 4--Appointment, staff and delegation

115 Appointment

116 Staff

117 Delegation

Part 7--Water information

Division 1--Application of this Part

118 Geographical application of this Part

119 Application of this Part limited to certain legislative powers

Division 2--Functions and powers of the Bureau and Director of Meteorology

120 Additional functions of the Bureau

121 Contents of the National Water Account

122 Publishing water accounts

123 Publishing water information

Division 3--Water information

124 Object of this Division

125 Meaning of water information etc.

126 Giving of water information to the Bureau

127 Director of Meteorology may require water information

128 Prohibitions on disclosure of information do not apply

129 Ownership etc. of information unaffected by its disclosure

Division 4--National Water Information Standards

130 National Water Information Standards

131 Adoption of other standards

132 Consultations in preparing National Water Information Standards

133 Compliance notices

Division 5--Miscellaneous

134 Delegation by Director of Meteorology

135 Directions by Minister

Part 8--Enforcement

Division 1--Preliminary

136 Contraventions to which this Part applies

137 Appropriate enforcement agency for contraventions to which this Part applies

138 References to Court

139 Jurisdiction of Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 2)

Division 2--Injunctions

140 Grant of injunctions

141 Discharge or variation of injunctions

142 Certain considerations for granting injunctions not relevant

143 Powers conferred are in addition to other powers of the Court

Division 3--Declarations

144 Declarations of contravention

145 Discharge or variation of declarations

Division 4--Civil penalties

Subdivision A--Civil penalty orders

146 Civil penalty provisions

147 Court may order person to pay pecuniary penalty for contravening civil penalty provision

148 Multiple contraventions

148A Proceedings may be heard together

149 Civil evidence and procedure rules for pecuniary penalty orders

150 Recovery of a pecuniary penalty

Subdivision B--Civil penalty proceedings and criminal proceedings

151 Civil proceedings after criminal proceedings

152 Criminal proceedings during civil proceedings

153 Criminal proceedings after civil proceedings

154 Evidence given in proceedings for penalty not admissible in criminal proceedings

Subdivision C--Miscellaneous

154A Ancillary contravention of civil penalty provisions

154B Continuing contraventions of civil penalty provisions

154C State of mind

154D Mistake of fact

154E Exceptions etc. to civil penalty provisions--burden of proof

Division 5--Infringement notices

155 Object

155A Relevant chief executive

156 When an infringement notice can be given

157 Matters to be included in an infringement notice

158 Extension of time to pay amount

159 Withdrawal of an infringement notice

160 Paying the penalty in accordance with the notice

161 Effect of this Division on civil proceedings

162 Regulations

Division 6--Enforceable undertakings

163 Acceptance of undertakings relating to contraventions to which this Part applies

164 Enforcement of undertakings

Division 7--Enforcement notices

165 Inspector-General may issue an enforcement notice

166 Failing to comply with enforcement notice

167 Discharge or variation of enforcement notices

Division 7A--Public warning notices

167A Inspector-General may issue public warning notice

Division 8--Liability of executive officers of corporations

168 Civil penalties for executive officers of bodies corporate

169 Did an executive officer take reasonable steps to prevent contravention?

Division 9--Conduct of directors, employees and agents

170 Conduct of directors, employees and agents

Division 10--General rules about offences and civil penalty provisions

170A Physical elements of offences

170B Contravening an offence provision or a civil penalty provision

Part 9--Murray-Darling Basin Authority (administrative provisions)

Division 1--Authority's establishment, functions, powers and liabilities

171 Establishment

172 Authority's functions

173 Authority's powers

174 Amounts payable by the Commonwealth

175 Minister may give directions to Authority

Division 2--Authority's constitution and membership

Subdivision A--Authority's constitution

176 Authority's constitution

Subdivision B--Authority's membership

177 Authority's membership

178 Appointment of Authority members

179 Period of appointment for Authority members

180 Acting Authority members

Subdivision C--Terms and conditions for Authority members

181 Remuneration

182 Disclosure of interests

185 Outside employment

186 Member of the governing body of a relevant interest group

187 Leave of absence

188 Resignation

189 Termination of appointment

190 Other terms and conditions

Division 3--Decision-making and delegation by Authority

Subdivision A--Meetings

191 Holding of meetings

192 Presiding at meetings

193 Quorum

194 Decisions at meetings etc.

195 Conduct of meetings

196 Minutes

Subdivision B--Decisions without meetings

197 Decisions without meetings

198 Record of decisions

Subdivision C--Delegation

199 Delegation by Authority

200 Limits on how some functions and powers can be delegated

Subdivision D--Basin Officials Committee

201 Basin Officials Committee

201A Appointment of Chair of the Basin Officials Committee

201B Acting Chair of the Basin Officials Committee

201C Period of appointment for Chair of the Basin Officials Committee

Subdivision E--Other advisory committees

202 Basin Community Committee

203 Other advisory committees

204 Appointments to advisory committees

205 Procedural matters

Division 4--Authority's staff etc.

206 Staff

207 Persons assisting Authority

208 Chief Executive not to be directed about certain matters

208A Chief Executive is accountable authority

Division 5--Finance and reporting requirements

Subdivision A--Murray-Darling Basin Special Account

209 Murray-Darling Basin Special Account

210 Credits to the Account

211 Purposes of the Account

211A Operation of earlier transitional provision

Subdivision B--Authority may charge fees

212 Fees

Subdivision C--Exemption from taxation and charges etc.

213 Exemption from taxation and charges etc.

Subdivision CA--Corporate plan

213A Corporate plan

213B Variation of corporate plan

Subdivision D--Reporting requirements

214 Annual report

Division 6--Confidentiality

215 Protection of confidential information

215A Disclosure of information to the Minister or the Secretary of the Department

Part 9A--Inspector-General of Water Compliance (administrative provisions)

Division 1--Inspector-General of Water Compliance: establishment and functions

215B Inspector-General of Water Compliance

215C Functions of the Inspector-General

215D Minister may give directions to Inspector-General

Division 2--Annual work plans

215E Inspector-General must prepare annual work plan

215F Review of annual work plan

215G Variation of annual work plan

Division 3--Administrative provisions

215J Appointment

215JA Acting appointments

215K Term of office

215KA Application of finance law

215L Remuneration

215LA Leave of absence for Inspector-General

215M Engaging in other paid work

215N Disclosure of interests

215P Other terms and conditions

215Q Resignation

215R Termination of appointment

215S Staff and persons assisting the Inspector-General

Division 4--Advisory panels

215T Advisory panels

215TA Appointment of advisory panels

215TB Procedural matters

Division 5--Confidentiality

215U Protection of confidential information

215UA Disclosure of information to the Authority, the Minister or the Secretary of the Department

215UB Disclosure for purposes of enforcement or administration of Commonwealth or State laws

215UC Commonwealth agency may disclose information to the Inspector-General

215UD Information disclosed must not identify individual who wishes to remain anonymous

Division 6--Guidelines and standards

215V Inspector-General may issue guidelines

215VA Inspector-General may issue standards relating to measuring water taken from Basin water resources and data related to water trading

215VB Consultation in preparing guidelines or standards

Division 7--Miscellaneous

215W Delegation

215X Protection from liability

215Y Annual report

215Z Review of the role of the Inspector-General

Part 10--Murray-Darling Basin Authority (special powers)

Division 2--Entry onto land etc.

Subdivision A--Authorised officers

217 Appointment of authorised officers

218 Identity cards

Subdivision B--Powers to enter land etc.

219 When authorised officers can enter premises

220 Obligations of authorised officers before entering premises

221 Powers of authorised officers while on premises

222 Duties of authorised officers

Subdivision C--Other matters

222A Privilege against self-incrimination and legal professional privilege not abrogated

222B Occupier entitled to be present during entry

222C Obstructing authorised officers

Division 3--Information gathering

222D Power to require information

222E Prohibitions on disclosure of information do not apply

Part 10AA--Inspector-General of Water Compliance (special powers)

Division 1--Entry onto land etc.

Subdivision A--Authorised compliance officers

222G Appointment of authorised compliance officers

222H Identity cards

Subdivision B--Powers to enter land etc. for compliance purposes

223 Entering premises to monitor compliance

223A Securing evidence of a contravention

223B Asking questions and seeking production of documents

224 Entering premises to search for evidential material

224A Asking questions and seeking production of documents

225 Monitoring warrants

226 Investigation warrants

227 Investigation warrants by telephone, telex, fax etc.

227A Persons assisting authorised compliance officers

229 Obligations of authorised compliance officers--entry by consent

230 Obligations of authorised compliance officers--entry by warrant

231 Use of equipment at premises

232 Expert assistance to operate equipment at premises

232A Extension of periods in which things secured

233 Compensation for damage

233A Completing execution of warrant after temporary cessation

233B Completing execution of warrant stopped by court order

233C Responsibility to provide facilities and assistance

233D Copies of seized things to be provided

233E Receipts for seized things

233F Return of seized things

233G Magistrate may permit a thing to be retained

233H Disposal of things

234 Offences relating to warrants

Subdivision C--Powers of magistrates

235 Powers of magistrates

Subdivision D--Other matters

236 Division not to abrogate privilege against self-incrimination or legal professional privilege

237 Occupier entitled to be present during entry

237A Obstructing authorised compliance officers

Division 3--Information gathering

238 Power to require information

239 Prohibitions on disclosure of information do not apply

Part 10AB--Inspector-General of Water Compliance (inquiry powers)

239AA Inspector-General may conduct inquiry

239AB Terms of reference for inquiry

239AC Inspector-General may require person to give information for the purpose of certain inquiries

239AD Inspector-General may require person to appear to answer questions for the purpose of certain inquiries

239AE Reports by Inspector-General

239AF Responses to inquiry reports including recommendations that an agency take certain action

239AG Including criticism in reports

239AH Privilege against self-incrimination and legal professional privilege not abrogated

Part 10A--Transitional matters relating to the Murray-Darling Basin Commission

Division 1--Preliminary

239A Definitions

239B Application of this Part

Division 2--Assets, liabilities and legal proceedings

239C Vesting of assets of Murray-Darling Basin Commission

239D River Murray Operations assets unaffected

239E Living Murray Initiative assets unaffected

239F Vesting of liabilities of Murray-Darling Basin Commission

239G Certificates relating to vesting of land etc.

239H Certificates relating to vesting of assets other than land etc.

239J Substitution of Authority as a party to pending proceedings

239K Rights to sue President or Commissioner become rights to sue Authority

239L President's or Commissioner's rights to sue become rights of Authority

239M Transfer of custody of Murray-Darling Basin Commission records

Division 3--Effect on instruments and things done

239N References in certain instruments to Murray-Darling Basin Commission etc.

239P Things done by, or in relation to, the Murray-Darling Basin Commission etc. under Acts and instruments

239Q Things done under the former MDB Agreement

239R Continuation of committees established by Murray-Darling Basin Commission

239S Continuation of Murray-Darling Basin Commission's corporate plan

Division 4--Financial matters

239T Financial matters

Division 5--Miscellaneous

239U Exemption from stamp duty and other State or Territory taxes

239V Certificates taken to be authentic

239W Regulations

 

Endnotes

Endnote 1--About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1--About the endnotes

Endnote 2--Abbreviation key

Endnote 3--Legislation history

Endnote 4--Amendment history

Abbreviation key--Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history--Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Editorial changes

The Legislation Act 2003 authorises First Parliamentary Counsel to make editorial and presentational changes to a compiled law in preparing a compilation of the law for registration. The changes must not change the effect of the law. Editorial changes take effect from the compilation registration date.

If the compilation includes editorial changes, the endnotes include a brief outline of the changes in general terms. Full details of any changes can be obtained from the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe how an amendment is to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, then the misdescribed amendment can be incorporated through an editorial change made under section  15V of the Legislation Act 2003.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the amendment is not incorporated and "(md not incorp)" is added to the amendment history.

 

Endnote 2--Abbreviation key

 

ad = added or inserted

o = order(s)

am = amended

Ord = Ordinance

amdt = amendment

orig = original

c = clause(s)

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

/sub-subparagraph(s)

Ch = Chapter(s)

pres = present

def = definition(s)

prev = previous

Dict = Dictionary

(prev ... ) = previously

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

Pt = Part(s)

Div = Division(s)

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

ed = editorial change

reloc = relocated

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

renum = renumbered

effect

rep = repealed

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rs = repealed and substituted

gaz = gazette

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LA = Legislation Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

effect

SR = Statutory Rules

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

Sub-Ch = Sub-Chapter(s)

cannot be given effect

SubPt = Subpart(s)

mod = modified/modification

underlining = whole or part not

No. = Number(s)

commenced or to be commenced

 

Endnote 3--Legislation history

 

Act

Number and year

Assent

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Water Act 2007

137, 2007

3 Sept 2007

s 3-256 and Sch 1-4: 3 Mar 2008 (s 2(1)
item 2)
Remainder: 3 Sept 2007 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Statute Law Revision Act 2008

73, 2008

3 July 2008

Schedule 1 (items 59-69): 3 Mar 2008 (s  2(1) items 33-43)

--

Water Amendment Act 2008

139, 2008

8 Dec 2008

Sch 1, 3 and 4: 15 Dec 2008 (s 2(1) items  2-4)
Sch 2 (items 6-59, 59A, 59B, 60-63, 63A, 63B, 64-106, 106A, 107-161, 161A, 162-165): 15 Dec 2008 (s 2(1) item  3)

Sch 3

Statute Law Revision Act 2010

8, 2010

1 Mar 2010

Sch 1 (items 256-265) and Sch 5 (items 127-134): 1 Mar 2010 (s 2(1) items 4, 37)

--

Trade Practices Amendment (Australian Consumer Law) Act (No. 2) 2010

103, 2010

13 July 2010

Sch 6 (items 1, 143): 1 Jan 2011 (s 2(1) items 3, 7)

--

Statute Law Revision Act 2011

5, 2011

22 Mar 2011

Sch 1 (items 118, 119): 22 Mar 2011 (s 2(1) item  2)

--

Acts Interpretation Amendment Act 2011

46, 2011

27 June 2011

Sch 2 (items 1176-1183) and Sch 3 (items 10, 11): 27 Dec 2011 (s 2(1) items 2, 12)

Sch 3 (items 10, 11)

Water Amendment (Long-term Average Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) Act 2012

157, 2012

21 Nov 2012

21 Nov 2012 (s 2)

--

Water Amendment (Water for the Environment Special Account) Act 2013

3, 2013

15 Feb 2013

15 Feb 2013 (s 2)

--

Federal Circuit Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments) Act 2013

13, 2013

14 Mar 2013

Sch 1 (item 557) and Sch 2 (item 2): 12 Apr 2013 (s 2(1) items 2, 3)

--

Australian Capital Territory Water Management Legislation Amendment Act 2013

147, 2013

17 Dec 2013

Sch 2 (items 1, 3): 21 Nov 2012 (s 2(1) items  3, 5)
Sch 2 (items 2, 4-7): 18 Dec 2013 (s 2(1) items 4, 6)

--

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2014

62, 2014

30 June 2014

Sch 5 (items 93-98), Sch 12 (items 260-278) and Sch 14: 1  July 2014 (s 2(1) items 5, 6, 14)

Sch 5 (item 98) and Sch 14

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2015

36, 2015

13 Apr 2015

Sch 2 (items 7-9) and Sch 7: 14 Apr 2015 (s 2)

Sch 7

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2015

126, 2015

10 Sept 2015

Sch 1 (item 486): 5 Mar 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

--

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2015

126, 2015

10 Sept 2015

Sch 1 (item 495): 5 Mar 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

--

Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Act 2014

109, 2014

16 Oct 2014

Sch 5 (item 83): 17 Oct 2014 (s 2(1) item 2)

--

Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2015

36, 2015

13 Apr 2015

Sch 5 (items 73-77) and Sch 7: 14 Apr 2015 (s 2)

Sch 5 (items 74-77) and Sch 7

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2015

126, 2015

10 Sept 2015

Sch 1 (item 486): 5 Mar 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

--

National Water Commission (Abolition) Act 2015

63, 2015

16 June 2015

Sch 1 (items 2-11): 17 June 2015 (s 2)

Sch 1 (items 7-11)

Water Amendment Act 2015

133, 2015

13 Oct 2015

Sch 1 (items 1, 2): 13 Apr 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

--

Water Amendment (Review Implementation and Other Measures) Act 2016

40, 2016

4 May 2016

Sch 1 (item 1): 1 Jan 2020 (s 2(1) item 2)
Sch 1 (items 2-37) and Sch 2 (items 5-13): 5 May 2016 (s 2(1) items 3, 4, 6, 7)
Sch 2 (items 1-4): 15 Dec 2008 (s 2(1) item 5)

Sch 1 (items 9, 20, 29)

Water Amendment Act 2018

53, 2018

27 June 2018

28 June 2018 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

Water Amendment (Indigenous Authority Member) Act 2019

80, 2019

2 Oct 2019

3 Oct 2019 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2021

13, 2021

1 Mar 2021

Sch 2 (items 798-800): 1 Sept 2021 (s 2(1) item 5)

--

Water Legislation Amendment (Inspector-General of Water Compliance and Other Measures) Act 2021

74, 2021

30 June 2021

Sch 1 and 3: 5 Aug 2021 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

Water Amendment (Restoring Our Rivers) Act 2023

111, 2023

7 Dec 2023

Sch 1 and 5: 8 Dec 2023 (s 2(1) items 2, 11)
Sch 3 (items 1-11) and Sch 6 (items 6-10, 17-33): awaiting commencement (s 2(1) items 4-6, 12, 13)
Sch 3 (items 12-17) and Sch 6 (items 34-44): 1 July 2024 (s 2(1) items 7, 14)

--

 

Number and year

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

106, 2008

24 June 2008 (F2008L02170)

30 June 2008 (r 2)

--

as amended by

 

 

 

184, 2009

9 July 2009 (F2009L02702)

9 July 2009 (r 2)

--

117, 2011

1 July 2011 (F2011L01396)

1 July 2011 (r 2)

--

75, 2014

17 June 2014 (F2014L00728)

Sch 1 (items 1-9): 17 June 2014 (s 2)

--

225, 2015

16 Dec 2015 (F2015L02034)

16 Dec 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Water Amendment (Murray-Darling Basin Agreement) Regulations 2017

22 May 2017 (F2017L00569)

23 May 2017 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

Water Amendment (Murray-Darling Basin Agreement--Basin Salinity Management) Regulations 2018

7 Dec 2018 (F2018L01674)

7 Dec 2018 (s 2(1) item 1)

--

 

Endnote 4--Amendment history

  /tr>

Provision affected

How affected

Part 1

 

Division 1 heading..........

rep No 139, 2008

s 3.....................

am No 111, 2023 (Sch 3 (item 12))

s 4.....................

am No 73, 2008; No 139, 2008; No 8, 2010; No 157, 2012; No  3, 2013; No 62, 2014; No 63, 2015; No 40, 2016; No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023 (Sch 3 (items 1, 3, 5, 13) and Sch 6 (items 17, 34))

s 5.....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 6A....................

ad No 111, 2023

s 7.....................

am No 40, 2016

s 9.....................

am No 139, 2008; No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023

s 9A....................

ad No 139, 2008

s 10....................

am No 139, 2008; No 111, 2023

s 11....................

am No 73, 2008

s 12A...................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 2................

rep No 139, 2008

s 14....................

rep No 139, 2008

s 15....................

rep No 139, 2008

s 16....................

rep No 139, 2008

s 17....................

rep No 139, 2008

s 18....................

rep No 139, 2008

Part 1A

 

 

 

Part 1A..................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 1

 

s 18A...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 18B...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

Division 2

 

s 18C...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016; No 74, 2021

s 18D...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

Division 3

 

s 18E...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 74, 2021

s 18F...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 18G...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 18H...................

ad No 139, 2008

Part 2

 

Division 1

 

Subdivision B

 

s 20....................

am No 111, 2023

s 21....................

am No 139, 2008; No 8, 2010; No 111, 2023

s 22....................

am No 157, 2012; No 147, 2013; No 40, 2016; No 74, 2021

s 23....................

rs No 157, 2012

s 23A...................

ad No 157, 2012

s 23B...................

ad No 157, 2012

 

am No 40, 2016; No 111, 2023

s 26....................

am No 139, 2008; No 8, 2010

Subdivision D

 

s 33....................

am No 157, 2012; No 53, 2018

s 34....................

am No 139, 2008

s 35....................

am No 139, 2008

s 36....................

am No 139, 2008

s 37....................

am No 139, 2008; No 5, 2011

s 38....................

am No 8, 2010

s 40....................

am No 8, 2010

Subdivision E

 

s 41....................

am No 139, 2008

s 43....................

am No 139, 2008

s 43A...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 44....................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

Subdivision F

 

s 45....................

am No 139, 2008

s 46....................

am No 74, 2021

s 47....................

am No 139, 2008

s 47A...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 48....................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

s 49AA..................

ad No 53, 2018

Subdivision G

 

s 49A...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

s 50....................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016; No 111, 2023

s 51....................

am No 8, 2010

s 52....................

am No 40, 2016

Subdivision H

 

Subdivision H.............

ad No 40, 2016

s 52A...................

ad No 40, 2016

Division 2

 

Subdivision B

 

s 56....................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

Subdivision C

 

s 59....................

am No 139, 2008

s 60....................

am No 139, 2008

s 61....................

am No 139, 2008; No 5, 2011

s 62....................

am No 8, 2010

Subdivision D

 

s 63....................

am No 73, 2008; No 147, 2013; No 40, 2016

s 63A...................

ad No 147, 2013

s 64....................

am No 40, 2016

s 65....................

am No 40, 2016

Subdivision E

 

s 68....................

am No 8, 2010; No 147, 2013; No 40, 2016

s 69....................

am No 73, 2008; No 40, 2016

Subdivision F

 

s 71....................

am No 147, 2013; No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023

Division 3

 

s 73....................

am No 5, 2011

Division 3A

 

Division 3A...............

ad No 74, 2021

Subdivision A

 

s 73A...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73B...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73C...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73D...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73E...................

ad No 74, 2021

Subdivision B

 

s 73F...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73G...................

ad No 74, 2021

 

rep No 111, 2023

s 73H...................

ad No 74, 2021

 

rep No 111, 2023

s 73J....................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 73K...................

ad No 74, 2021

 

rep No 111, 2023

Division 3B

 

Division 3B...............

ad No 74, 2021

s 73L...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 73M...................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 4

 

Subdivision A

 

s 74....................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

s 74A...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 63, 2015

s 75....................

am No 139, 2008; No 147, 2013; No 111, 2023

s 77....................

am No 139, 2008

s 77A...................

ad No 111, 2023

Subdivision B

 

s 81....................

am No 139, 2008; No 8, 2010

s 83....................

am No 139, 2008

s 86....................

am No 73, 2008

 

renum No 133, 2015

s 85A (prev s 86)

 

Division 4A

 

Division 4A...............

ad No 111, 2023

s 85AB..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 85ABA.................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 4B

 

Division 4B...............

ad No 111, 2023

s 85AC..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 5................

ad No 133, 2015

 

rep No 111, 2023

s 85B...................

ad No 133, 2015

 

rep No 111, 2023

s 85C...................

ad No 133, 2015

 

rep No 111, 2023

s 85D...................

ad No 133, 2015

 

rep No 111, 2023

Division 6

 

Division 6................

ad No 111, 2023

s 85E...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 85F...................

ad No 111, 2023

Part 2AA

 

Part 2AA.................

ad No 3, 2013

s 86AA..................

ad No 3, 2013

 

am No 111, 2023

s 86AB..................

ad No 3, 2013

 

am No 62, 2014

s 86AC..................

ad No 3, 2013;

 

am No 62, 2014

s 86AD..................

ad No 3, 2013

 

am No 111, 2023

s 86ADA.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 86ADB.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 86AE..................

ad No 3, 2013

 

am No 40, 2016

s 86AF..................

ad No 3, 2013

s 86AG..................

ad No 3, 2013

s 86AH..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 86AI...................

ad No 3, 2013

s 86AJ..................

ad No 3, 2013

 

am No 111, 2023

Part 2A

 

Part 2A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86A...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86B...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86C...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86D...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86E...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86F...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86G...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86H...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 86J....................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 74, 2021

s 86K...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 86L...................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 3

 

Part 3...................

rs No 63, 2015

s 87....................

rs No 63, 2015

s 88....................

rs No 63, 2015

 

am No 111, 2023

s 89....................

rs No 63, 2015

s 90....................

rep No 63, 2015

Part 4

 

Part 4...................

rs No 139, 2008

Division 1

 

s 91....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 92....................

am No 73, 2008

 

rs No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

s 93....................

am No 73, 2008

 

rs No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

s 94....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 95....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 96....................

rs No 139, 2008

Division 2

 

s 97....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 98....................

rs No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

s 99....................

rs No 139, 2008

s 100...................

rs No 139, 2008

Division 3

 

s 100A..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 103, 2010

Part 4A

 

Part 4A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 100B..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 100C..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 100D..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 103, 2010

Part 5

 

Part 5...................

rep No 40, 2016

 

ad No 111, 2023

Division 1

 

s 100E..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 2

 

s 100F...................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 3

 

s 100G..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100H..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100J...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100K..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100L..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 4

 

s 100M..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100N..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 5

 

s 100P...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100Q..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100R..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100S...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100T..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100U..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100V..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100W..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100X..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100Y..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100Z..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 6

 

s 100ZA.................

ad No 111, 2023

Division  7

 

s 100ZB.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZC.................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 8

 

s 100ZD.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZE.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZF..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZG.................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 9

 

s 100ZH.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZJ..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 100ZK.................

ad No 111, 2023

Part 5A

 

Part 5A heading............

am No 111, 2023

Part 5A..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 1

 

s 101...................

rep No 40, 2016

 

ad No 111, 2023

Division 2

 

s 101A..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 3

 

s 101B..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101C..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101D..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101E..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101F...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101G..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 4

 

s 101H..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101J...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JA..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JB..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JC..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JD..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JE..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JF..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 4A

 

Division 4A...............

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JG..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JH..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JJ..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101JK..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 5

 

s 101K..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 6

 

s 101L..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 7

 

s 101M..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101N..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 101P...................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 8

 

s 101Q..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 102...................

rep No 40, 2016

s 103...................

rep No 40, 2016

Part 6

 

Division 1

 

s 105...................

am No 139, 2008; No 3, 2013

s 106...................

rs No 40, 2016

s 108...................

am No 139, 2008

Division 2

 

s 111...................

am No 62, 2014

Division 3

 

s 114...................

am No 40, 2016

Part 7

 

Division 2

 

s 123...................

am No 139, 2008

Division 3

 

s 125...................

am No 139, 2008

Division 4

 

s 131...................

am No 40, 2016

Division 5

 

s 135...................

am No 40, 2016

Part 7A

 

Part 7A..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 1

 

s 135A..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 2

 

s 135B..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 3

 

s 135C..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

s 135D..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 4

 

s 135E..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135F...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135G..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135H..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 5

 

s 135J...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135K..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135L..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 6

 

s 135M..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135N..................

ad No 111, 2023

Division 7

 

s 135P...................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

s 135Q..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135R..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135S...................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135T..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135U..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135V..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135W..................

ad No 111, 2023

s 135X..................

ad No 111, 2023

Part 8

 

Division 1

 

s 137...................

am No 139, 2008; No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023

s 138...................

am No 13, 2013; No 13, 2021

s 139...................

am No 13, 2013; No 13, 2021

Division 2

 

s 140...................

am No 74, 2021

Division 4

 

Subdivision A

 

s 146...................

am No 111, 2023

s 147...................

am No 74, 2021

s 148...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 148A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 149...................

rs No 74, 2021

Subdivision B

 

s 151...................

am No 74, 2021

s 152...................

am No 74, 2021

s 153...................

am No 74, 2021

s 154...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision C

 

Subdivision C..............

ad No 74, 2021

s 154A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 154B..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 154C..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 154D..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 154E..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 5

 

s 155A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 156...................

am No 73, 2008; No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023

s 157...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 158...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 159...................

rs No 74, 2021

Division 6

 

s 163...................

am No 74, 2021

Division 6A

 

Division 6A...............

ad No 111, 2023

s 164A..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 7

 

s 165...................

am No 74, 2021

s 166...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 167...................

am No 74, 2021

Division 7A

 

Division 7A...............

ad No 74, 2021

s 167A..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 8

 

s 168...................

am No 74, 2021

s 169...................

am No 73, 2008; No 74, 2021

Division 9

 

s 170...................

am No 73, 2008; No 74, 2021

Division 10

 

Division 10...............

ad No 74, 2021

s 170A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 170B..................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 9

 

Division 1

 

s 172...................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

s 173...................

rs No 139, 2008

 

am No 62, 2014

s 174...................

rs No 62, 2014

 

am No 139, 2008

 

rep No 62, 2014

s 175...................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016; No 53, 2018; No 74, 2021

Division 2

 

Subdivision A

 

s 176...................

am No 62, 2014

Subdivision B

 

s 177...................

am No 139, 2008; No 80, 2019; No 111, 2023

s 178...................

am No 139, 2008;  No 46, 2011; No 40, 2016; No 80, 2019; No 111, 2023

s 179...................

am No 139, 2008; No 46, 2011

s 180...................

am No 139, 2008; No 46, 2011; No 80, 2019; No 111, 2023

Subdivision C

 

s 182...................

rs No 62, 2014

s 183...................

rep No 62, 2014

s 184...................

am No 139, 2008; No 8, 2010

 

rep No 62, 2014

s 185...................

am No 139, 2008

s 187...................

am No 139, 2008

s 189...................

am No 139, 2008; No 62, 2014

Division 3

 

Subdivision A

 

s 193...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision B

 

s 197...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision C

 

s 200...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision D

 

Subdivision D heading........

rs No 139, 2008

s 201...................

am No 139, 2008

s 201A..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 46, 2011

s 201B..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 46, 2011

s 201C..................

ad No 139, 2008

Subdivision E

 

Subdivision E heading........

ad No 139, 2008

s 202...................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

s 204...................

am No 139, 2008; No 46, 2011

s 205...................

am No 139, 2008

Division 4

 

s 206...................

am No 139, 2008

s 207...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rep No 62, 2014

s 208...................

am No 139, 2008; No 62, 2014

s 208A..................

ad No 36, 2015

Division 5

 

Subdivision A

 

Subdivision A.............

rs No 62, 2014

s 209...................

rs No 62, 2014

s 210...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rs No 62, 2014

 

am No 74, 2021

s 211...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rs No 62, 2014

s 211A..................

ad No 62, 2014

Subdivision B

 

s 212...................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

Subdivision CA

 

Subdivision CA............

ad No 139, 2008

s 213A..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

rs No 62, 2014

s 213B..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 62, 2014

Subdivision D

 

s 214...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rs No 62, 2014

 

am No 40, 2016

Division 6

 

s 215...................

am No 74, 2021; No 111, 2023

s 215A..................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 9A

 

Part 9A..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 1

 

s 215B..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215C..................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 215D..................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

Division 2

 

s 215E..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215F...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215G..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 3

 

s 215J...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215JA..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215K..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215KA.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215L..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215LA.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215M..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215N..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215P...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215Q..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215R..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215S...................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 4

 

s 215T..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215TA.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215TB.................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 5

 

s 215U..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215UA.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215UB.................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 215UC.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215UD.................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 6

 

s 215V..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215VA.................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 215VB.................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 7

 

s 215W..................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 215X..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 215Y..................

ad No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

s 215Z..................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 10

 

Part 10..................

am No 74, 2021

Division 1................

rep No 74, 2021

s 216...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rep No 74, 2021

Division 2

 

Subdivision A

 

s 218...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision B

 

Subdivision B heading........

am No 74, 2021

s 219...................

am No 74, 2021

s 222...................

am No 74, 2021

span style="font-size:8pt; font-weight:bold">Subdivision C

 

Subdivision C heading........

rep No 74, 2021

 

ad No 74, 2021

Subdivision C..............

ad No 74, 2021

s 222A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 222B..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 222C..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 3

 

Division 3................

ad No 74, 2021

s 222D..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 222E..................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 10AA

 

Part 10AA................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 1

 

Subdivision A

 

s 222G..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 222H..................

ad No 74, 2021

Subdivision B

 

Subdivision B heading........

ad No 74, 2021

s 223...................

am No 74, 2021

s 223A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 223B..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 224...................

am No 74, 2021

s 224A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 225...................

am No 74, 2021

s 226...................

am No 74, 2021

s 227...................

am No 74, 2021

s 227A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 228...................

rep No 74, 2021

s 229...................

am No 74, 2021

s 230...................

am No 74, 2021

s 231...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 232...................

rs No 74, 2021

s 232A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233...................

am No 74, 2021

s 233A..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233B..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233C..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233D..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233E..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233F...................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233G..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 233H..................

ad No 74, 2021

s 234...................

am No 74, 2021

Subdivision C

 

Subdivision C heading........

ad No 74, 2021

s 235...................

rs No 74, 2021

Subdivision D

 

s 236...................

am No 74, 2021

s 237...................

am No 74, 2021

s 237A..................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 3

 

s 238...................

rs No 74, 2021

 

am No 111, 2023

Part 10AB

 

Part 10AB................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AA.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AB.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AC.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AD.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AE.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AF.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AG.................

ad No 74, 2021

s 239AH.................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 10AC

 

Part 10AC................

ad No 111, 2023

s 239AJ..................

ad No 111, 2023

 

am No 111, 2023

s 239AK.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 239AL.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 239AM.................

ad No 111, 2023

s 239AN.................

ad No 111, 2023

Part 10A

 

Part 10A.................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 1

 

s 239A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239B..................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 2

 

s 239C..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239D..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239E..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239F...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239G..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239H..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239J...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239K..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239L..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239M..................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 3

 

s 239N..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239P...................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239Q..................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 40, 2016

s 239R..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239S...................

ad No 139, 2008

 

am No 62, 2014

Division 4

 

s 239T..................

ad No 139, 2008

Division 5

 

s 239U..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239V..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 239W..................

ad No 139, 2008

Part 11

 

Part 11 heading.............

rs No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016

Division 1 heading..........

rep No 40, 2016

s 240...................

rep No 40, 2016

s 244...................

am No 73, 2008

s 246...................

am No 139, 2008

Division 2................

rep No 40, 2016

s 248...................

am No 139, 2008

 

rep No 40, 2016

s 249...................

rep No 40, 2016

Division 3................

rep No 40, 2016

s 250...................

rep No 40, 2016

Part 11A

 

Part 11A.................

ad No 139, 2008

s 250A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 250B..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 250C..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 250D..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 250E..................

ad No 139, 2008

Part 12

 

s 251...................

am No 157, 2012; No 3, 2013; No 53, 2018; No 74, 2021

 

ed C28

s 252A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 253...................

am No 40, 2016; No 111, 2023

s 255AA (prev s 255A).......

ad No 139, 2008

 

renum No 8, 2010

 

rep No 109, 2014

s 255A..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 255B..................

ad No 139, 2008

s 255C..................

ad No 53, 2018

s 256...................

am No 139, 2008; No 40, 2016; No 111, 2023

Schedule 1

 

Schedule 1................

rs No 139, 2008

 

am SLI No 106, 2008 (as am by SLI No 184, 2009; SLI No 117, 2011); SLI No 75, 2014; No 225, 2015; F2017L00569; F2018L01674 (Sch 1 item 79 md not incorp; Sch 1 item 138 md)

Schedule 1A

 

Schedule 1A..............

ad No 139, 2008

Schedule 2

 

Schedule 2................

am No 139, 2008

Schedule 3A

 

Schedule 3A..............

ad No 139, 2008

Schedule 10

 

Schedule 10...............

ad No 53, 2018

Part 1

 

c 1.....................

ad No 53, 2018

c 2.....................

ad No 53, 2018

 

ed C28

Part 2

 

Part 2...................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 1

 

c 1.....................

ad No 74, 2021

Division 2

 

Division 2................

ad No 74, 2021

c 2.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 3.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 4.....................

ad No 74, 2021

 

ed C28

c 5.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 6.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 7.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 8.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 9.....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 10....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 11....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 12....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 13....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 14....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 15....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 16....................

ad No 74, 2021

c 17....................

ad No 74, 2021

Part 3

 

Part 3...................

ad No 111, 2023

c 1.....................

ad No 111, 2023

 


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