Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Regulations 2019
I, the Governor in and over the State of Tasmania and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Executive Council, make the following regulations under section 60 of the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1999 .2 September 2019
By Her Excellency's Command,
Minister for Justice
These regulations may be cited as the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Regulations 2019 .
These regulations take effect on 5 September 2019.
In these regulations Act means the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1999 .
For the purposes of section 46(3)(c) and (10) of the Act, the following persons are prescribed:(a) the spouse, or a former spouse, of the person to whom the birth certificate relates (the registered person);(b) a person who is, or has been, in a significant relationship, within the meaning of the Relationships Act 2003 , with the registered person;(c) a parent of the registered person;(d) an executor or administrator of the registered persons estate;(e) a person who holds a power of attorney in respect of the registered person;(f) an agent of the registered person who has the written consent of the registered person;(g) an officer or person acting on behalf of a court, or a law enforcement body, of the State, another State, a Territory or the Commonwealth.
(1) The fees set out in Schedule 1 are prescribed as the fees that are payable under the Act in respect of the matters to which they respectively relate.(2) The Registrar and a person who asks for a service that is not referred to in Schedule 1 may negotiate and fix the fee that is payable by the person for the service.
The legislation specified in Schedule 2 is rescinded.
Fee (Fee units)
A search of the Register in any one name (including the issue of the relevant document)
(a) for a period not exceeding 5 years; and
(b) for each additional 5-year period or part of such a period
The issue of a decorative certificate
The issue of a medical practitioners certificate of cause of death
A certified copy of an entry or document not otherwise provided for
Priority fee for processing a request on the same day (in addition to any other fee payable)
An application to register a change of name, including noting the new name in the Register in this State, or advising the relevant registry in another State in which the persons birth is registered, and the issue of a change of name certificate
An application for the amendment of information in the Register not otherwise provided for (not including the issue of a replacement certificate)
The addition to the Register of details of either parent or of a parents marriage
An application to register a gender (not including the issue of a replacement certificate)
Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Regulations 2010 (No. 100 of 2010)
Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.
Notified in the Gazette on 2 September 2019
These regulations are administered in the Department of Justice.