Overseas Investment Act 2005

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61D Minister may grant individual exemptions


The Minister may exempt any transaction, person, interest, right, or assets from the requirement for consent or from the definition of overseas person or associate or associated land.


See sections 61E (criteria for all exemptions) and 61F (other provisions applying to all exemptions).


The Minister must publish each exemption granted under subsection (1) on an Internet site maintained by or for the regulator, unless section 61F(6) applies.

Section 61D: inserted, on 22 October 2018, by section 47 of the Overseas Investment Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 25).

Section 61D(3): amended, on 16 June 2020, by section 50 of the Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment Act 2020 (2020 No 21).