Electronic Transactions Regulations 2021
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 the Electronic Transactions Act 2000 .19 May 2021
By Her Excellency's Command,
Minister for Justice
These regulations may be cited as the Electronic Transactions Regulations 2021 .
These regulations take effect on 20 May 2021.
In these regulations Act means the Electronic Transactions Act 2000 ;enduring guardian has the same meaning as in the Guardianship and Administration Act 1995 .
4. Section 5(1) of Act not to apply to certain transactions
Section 5(1) of the Act does not apply to (a) a transaction by which a will, codicil or any other testamentary instrument is executed or revoked; or(b) a transaction by which an instrument is created appointing an enduring guardian or appointing an attorney to manage a persons affairs; or(c) a transaction required to be effected only by personal service.
5. Division 2 of Part 2 of Act not to apply to certain requirements and permissions
Division 2 of Part 2 of the Act does not apply to (a) a requirement or permission relating to the execution or revocation of a will, codicil or other testamentary instrument; or(b) a requirement or permission relating to enduring guardians or powers of attorney; or(c) a requirement that information or a document be delivered only by personal service.
Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.
Notified in the Gazette on 19 May 2021
These regulations are administered in the Department of Justice.