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Supplement to the general order effective 1 September 2019

Supplementary changes effective 1 September 2019 to the general order of 1 January 2019.

I, the Hon Daniel Andrews, Premier of Victoria, state that the following administrative arrangements for responsibility for the following Acts of Parliament, provisions of Acts and functions will operate in place of the arrangements specified in the Administration of Acts General Order of 1 January 2019 (as amended by the Supplements effective on 1 April 2019 and 1 June 2019), in relation to the Acts, provisions of Acts and functions specified in this Supplement.

This Supplement takes effect on 1 September 2019.

The Hon Daniel Andrews MP, Premier of Victoria

Assistant Treasurer

Audit Act 1994 –

  • Sections 10-13, 19, 22-28 and 57
  • Sections 15, 78 and 84 (these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Special Minister)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Special Minister of State)

Attorney-General

Local Government Act 1989 –

  • Sections 44-46, 48, 49 and Schedule 4
  • Section 243 in so far as it relates to municipal electoral tribunals

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Local Government, the Minister for Planning, the Minister for Roads and the Special Minister of State)

Minister for Agriculture 

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Act 1992

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Victoria) Act 1994

Agricultural Industry Development Act 1990

Biological Control Act 1986

Broiler Chicken Industry Act 1978

Conservation, Forests and Lands Act 1987 –

  • Sections 11(1), 12, 28, 83, 88A, 91, 95A and 96 and Schedule 2 in so far as they relate to the exercise of powers for the purposes of:
    • sections 40 and 52AA of the Forests Act 1958
    • sections 1, 2, 3(1), 3B, 4-7(1), 7(3), 18, 19-22, 26A, 52, 53-55, 57, 75, 78-84, 94-100, 101, 102 and 103 of the Forests Act 1958 (these powers are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
    • the Sustainable Forests (Timber) Act 2004 except:
      • Part 9 and sections 3, 22, 23(1) and 24 (these powers are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
      • Parts 2 and 8; Division 1 of Part 6; section 45 (these powers are administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
  • Sections 11(1), 28, 31-40, 83, 88A, 91 and 96 in so far as they relate to the exercise of powers for the purposes of:
    • Parts 3 and 5; Divisions 1 and 2 of Part 6; section 5 of the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 (these powers are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
    • section 3 of the Land Conservation (Vehicle Control) Act 1972 (these powers are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
    • Part I (except section 4B), Parts III, IIIA, VIII and IX, sections 16, 35, 41-44, 47D, 48-48C, 53-58B and 86-86C and, in so far as it relates to the effective management of hunting, including preserving good order among hunters of wildlife, section 87 of the Wildlife Act 1975 (these powers are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
    • Part IIIB in so far as it relates to the hunting of game and sections 58C, 58D and 58E of the Wildlife Act 1975
  • Section 12 and Schedule 2 in so far as they relate to the exercise of powers relating to hunting of game for the purposes of the Wildlife Act 1975
  • Section 99 in so far as it relates to:
    • sections 40 and 52AA and sections 1, 2, 3(1), 3B, 4-7(1), 7(3), 18, 19-22, 26A, 52, 53-55, 57, 75, 78-84, 94-100, 101, 102 and 103 of the Forests Act 1958
    • the Sustainable Forests (Timber) Act 2004
    • Part I (except section 4B), Parts III, IIIA, VIII and IX, sections 16, 35, 41-44, 47D, 48-48C, 53-58B and 86-86C and, in so far as it relates to the effective management of hunting, including preserving good order among hunters of wildlife, section 87 of the Wildlife Act 1975
    • Part IIIB in so far as it relates to the hunting of game, Part VIIA and sections 58C, 58D and 58E of the Wildlife Act 1975 (in so far as it relates to those matters and provisions, this provision is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
    • section 5, Parts 3 and 5 and Divisions 1 and 2 of Part 6 of the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988
    • section 3 of the Land Conservation (Vehicle Control) Act 1972 (in so far as it relates to those matters and provisions, this provision is jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change and the Minister for Water)

Control of Genetically Modified Crops Act 2004

Dairy Act 2000

Domestic Animals Act 1994

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 –

  • Parts IVA and IVB
  • Part XI (this Part is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Health and the Minister for Mental Health)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Health and the Minister for Mental Health)

Farm Debt Mediation Act 2011

Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 –

  • Parts 3 and 5; Divisions 1 and 2 of Part 6 and section 5 (these provisions are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Food Act 1984 –

  • Section 63 in so far as it relates to the making of regulations related to primary production and processing standards (in so far as it relates to those matters this section is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Health)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Health)

Forests Act 1958 –

  • Sections 1, 2, 3(1), 3B, 4-7(1), 7(3), 18, 19-22, 26A, 52, 53-55, 57, 75, 78-84, 94-100, 101, 102 and 103 (these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
  • Sections 40 and 52AA

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Forests (Wood Pulp Agreement) Act 1996

Game Management Authority Act 2014

Grain Handling and Storage Act 1995 –

  • Part 3

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Treasurer)

Impounding of Livestock Act 1994

Land Conservation (Vehicle Control) Act 1972 –

  • Section 3 (this section is jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Livestock Disease Control Act 1994

Livestock Management Act 2010

Meat Industry Act 1993

Melbourne Market Authority Act 1977

Plant Biosecurity Act 2010

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1986

Rain-making Control Act 1967

Rural Assistance Schemes Act 2016

Seafood Safety Act 2003

Stock (Seller Liability and Declarations) Act 1993

Sustainable Forests (Timber) Act 2004 – Except:

  • Part 9 and sections 3, 22, 23(1) and 24 (these provisions are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
  • Parts 2 and 8; Division 1 of Part 6 and section 45 (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Veterinary Practice Act 1997

Wildlife Act 1975 –

  • Parts I (except section 4B), III, IIIA, VIII, and IX; sections 16, 35, 41-44, 47D, 48-48C, 53-58B, 86-86C and section 87 in so far as it relates to the effective management of hunting, including preserving good order among hunters of wildlife (these provisions are jointly administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
  • Part IIIB in so far as it relates to the hunting of game and sections 58C, 58D and 58E

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change

Planning and Environment Act 1987 –

  • Parts 1A, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 and 9 in so far as they relate to decisions relating to the activities or interests of the Director of Housing or the Minister for Housing (in so far as they relate to those matters, these provisions are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Planning)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Planning and the Treasurer)

Minister for Local Government

Local Government Act 1989 – Except:

  • Sections 44-46, 48 and 49 (these sections are administered by the Attorney-General)
  • Section 243 (in so far as it relates to municipal electoral tribunals, this section is administered by the Attorney-General)
  • Schedule 4 (this Schedule is administered by the Attorney-General)
  • Sections 223A, 223B and 223C (these sections are administered by the Special Minister of State)
  • Sections 223BA–223BM (these sections are administered by the Special Minister of State)
  • Section 243 (in so far as it relates to the inspectors of municipal administration, this section is administered by the Special Minister of State)
  • Clauses 4 and 9(3) of Schedule 11 and section 123 in so far as it relates to the revocation of local laws made pursuant to the powers conferred by those clauses by reason of section 207 of the Act (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Roads)
  • Part 8B (this Part is administered by the Minister for Planning)

Minister for Planning

Local Government Act 1989 –

  • Part 8B

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Local Government, the Minister for Roads and the Special Minister of State)

Planning and Environment Act 1987 – Except:

  • Part 9B (this Part is jointly and severally administered with the Treasurer)
  • Parts 1A, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 and 9 in so far as they relate to decisions relating to the activities or interests of the Director of Housing or the Minister for Housing (in so far as they relate to those matters, these provisions are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

Minister for Roads

Local Government Act 1989 –

  • Clauses 4 and 9(3) of Schedule 11 and section 123 in so far as it relates to the revocation of local laws made pursuant to the powers conferred by those clauses by reason of section 207 of the Act

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Local Government, the Minister for Planning and the Special Minister of State)

Minister for Transport Infrastructure

Major Transport Projects Facilitation Act 2009

Project Development and Construction Management Act 1994 –

  • Section 11 in so far as it relates to a project nominated under section 6 for which the Secretary referred to in Part 5A is the facilitating agency (in so far as it relates to those matters, this section is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Priority Precincts and the Premier)
  • Part 5A (this Part is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Priority Precincts except to the extent that it relates to the exercise of powers and functions under Part 9A of the Planning and Environment Act 1987, in so far as it relates to those powers and functions this Part is administered by the Minister for Planning)
  • Parts 8, 9 and 10 (these Parts are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Priority Precincts)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Assistant Treasurer, the Minister for Planning, the Minister for Priority Precincts and the Premier)

Transport Integration Act 2010 –

  • The Act is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Ports and Freight, the Minister for Public Transport, the Minister for Road Safety and  the TAC and the Minister for Roads , except:
    • Part 5, Division 2; Part 6, Division 3 and Part 6, Division 4 in so far as it relates to the exercise of powers relating to the Linking Melbourne Authority (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Roads)
    • Part 5, Divisions 1A and 3; Part 6, Division 1 (except in so far as it relates to the exercise of development powers relating to the Victorian Rail Track), Part 6, Division 2 and Part 6, Division 4 in so far as it relates to the exercise of powers relating to the Victorian Rail Track and V/Line Corporation and Part 10 (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Public Transport)
    • Part 6, Division 1 in so far as it relates to the exercise of development powers relating to the Victorian Rail Track (these provisions are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Public Transport)
    • Part 6, Divisions 3A, 3B and 3C; Part 6, Division 4 in so far as it relates to the exercise of powers relating to the Victorian Ports Corporation (Melbourne), the Victorian Regional Channels Authority and the Port of Hastings Development Authority and Part 9 (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Ports and Freight)
    • Part 7 (this Part is jointly administered by the Minister for Ports and Freight and the Minister for Public Transport)
    • Part 7A (this Part is jointly administered by the Minister for Public Transport and the Minister for Roads)

West Gate Tunnel (Truck Bans and Traffic Management) Act 2019

Premier

Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 – Except:

  • Sections 7, 7A and 52 (in so far as these sections relate to public interest disclosures about conduct by or in the Victorian Inspectorate, these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Special Minister of State)

Special Minister of State

Audit Act 1994 – Except:

  • Sections 10-13, 19, 22-28 and 57 (these sections are administered by the Assistant Treasurer)
  • Sections 15, 78 and 84 (these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Assistant Treasurer)

Local Government Act 1989 –

  • Sections 223A, 223B and 223C
  • Sections 223BA–223BM
  • Section 243 (in so far as it relates to the inspectors of municipal administration)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Local Government, the Minister for Planning and the Minister for Roads)

Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 –

  • Sections 7, 7A and 52 (in so far as these sections relate to public interest disclosures about conduct by or in the Victorian Inspectorate, these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Premier)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Premier)

Treasurer

Alcoa (Portland Aluminium Smelter) Act 1980

Appropriation Acts (passed annually)

Back to Work Act 2015

Bank Integration Act 1992

Borrowing and Investment Powers Act 1987

Business Franchise (Petroleum Products) Act 1979

Commonwealth Places (Mirror Taxes Administration) Act 1999

Competition Policy Reform (Victoria) Act 1995

Congestion Levy Act 2005

Constitution Act 1975 –

  • Section 88 in so far as it relates to the appointment of the Commissioner for Better Regulation

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Training and Skills, the Premier and the Special Minister of State)

Co-operative Housing Societies Act 1958

Delivering Victorian Infrastructure (Port of Melbourne Lease Transaction) Act 2016

Duties Act 2000

Educational Institutions (Guarantees) Act 1976

Electricity Industry (Residual Provisions) Act 1993

Financial Agreement Act 1994

Financial Management Act 1994 – Except:

  • Sections 1-3 and 7 (these provisions are jointly administered with the Assistant Treasurer)
  • Sections 5, 6, 8, 13-16, 18-23(1) and 27A-27C; Part 7; Part 7A; Part 7B; Part 8 and sections 62-63 (these provisions are administered by the Assistant Treasurer)

Financial Sector Reform (Victoria) Act 1999

Fire Services Property Levy Act 2012

First Home Owner Grant Act 2000

Gambling Regulation Act 2003 –

  • Section 3.4.33
  • Section 4.3.12
  • Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 10
  • Part 6A of Chapter 4

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation and the Minister for Racing)

Gas and Fuel Corporation (Heatane Gas) Act 1993

Gas Industry (Residual Provisions) Act 1994

Grain Handling and Storage Act 1995 – Except:

  • Part 3 (this Part is administered by the Minister for Agriculture)

Land Tax Act 2005

Loy Yang B Act 1992

Melbourne Cricket Club Act 1974

Monetary Units Act 2004

Mutual Recognition (Victoria) Act 1998

National Taxation Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 2000

New Tax System Price Exploitation Code (Victoria) Act 1999

Occupational Licensing National Law Repeal Act 2016

Payroll Tax Act 2007

Planning and Environment Act 1987 –

  • Part 9B (this Part is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Planning)

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change and the Minister for Planning)

Port Management Act 1995 –

  • Sections 160, 171 and 173

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Assistant Treasurer and the Minister for Ports and Freight)

Public Authorities (Dividends) Act 1983

Snowy Hydro Corporatisation Act 1997

State Bank (Succession of Commonwealth Bank) Act 1990

State Electricity Commission Act 1958 – Except:

  • Section 107 (this section is administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)

State Owned Enterprises Act 1992 – Except:

  • Division 2 of Part 2 in so far as it relates to the CenITex (in so far as they relate to that matter, these provisions are administered by the Assistant Treasurer)
  • Division 2 of Part 2 in so far as it relates to the Victorian Plantations Corporation (in so far as they relate to that matter, these provisions are administered by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change)
  • Division 2 of Part 2 in so far as it relates to the Water Training Centre (in so far as they relate to that matter, these provisions are administered by the Minister for Water)
  • Division 2 of Part 2, and Part 3 in so far as they relate to the Victorian Interpreting and Translating Service (in so far as they relate to that matter, these provisions are administered by the Minister for Multicultural Affairs)

State Trustees (State Owned Company) Act 1994 – Except:

  • Part 4 (this Part is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Child Protection and the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers)

Supply Acts (passed annually)

Taxation Administration Act 1997

Taxation (Interest on Overpayments) Act 1986

Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition (Victoria) Act 1998

Treasury Corporation of Victoria Act 1992

Trustee Companies Act 1984 –

  • The Act is jointly administered with the Attorney-General

Victorian Funds Management Corporation Act 1994

Workers Compensation Act 1958 –

  • Division 8 of Part 1

(The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Workplace Safety)

Reviewed 05 September 2019

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