Child Protection (Offenders Registration) Act 2000 No 42
3A Registrable persons
(1) A registrable person is a person whom a court has at any time (whether before, on or after the commencement of this section) sentenced in respect of a registrable offence, and includes a corresponding registrable person.(2) Unless a person is a corresponding registrable person, a person is not a registrable person merely because the person—(a) is a person in respect of whom a court has made an order under section 10 of the Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act 1999 or section 33 (1) (a) of the Children (Criminal Proceedings) Act 1987 (or an equivalent order under the laws of a foreign jurisdiction) in respect of a Class 1 or Class 2 offence, or(b) (Repealed)(c) as a child committed—(i) a single offence involving sexual touching or a sexual act, or(ii) a single offence under section 91H of the Crimes Act 1900 or an offence of producing, disseminating or possessing child abuse material (in whatever terms expressed) under the laws of a foreign jurisdiction, or(iii) a single offence under section 91J (1), 91K (1) or 91L (1) of the Crimes Act 1900, or(iv) a single offence (including an offence committed under the laws of a foreign jurisdiction) that falls within a class of offence the regulations prescribe for the purposes of this subparagraph, or(v) a single offence an element of which is an intention to commit an offence of a kind listed in this paragraph, or(vi) a single offence of attempting, or of conspiracy or incitement, to commit an offence of a kind listed in this paragraph, orNote.Savings and transitional provisions in Schedule 2 provide that references to certain offences in this paragraph are taken to include references to certain earlier offences under provisions that have since been repealed.(d) is a person whom a court has found guilty of a registrable offence before 15 October 2001, unless the person is an existing controlled person or the offence results in the making of a child protection registration order against the person.(3) A person is not a registrable person if the person is receiving protection under a foreign witness protection law specified by the regulations for the purposes of this subsection, or has the same status as such a person under an order made under a corresponding Act specified by the regulations for the purposes of this section.(4) For the purposes of this section, it is irrelevant whether or not a person may lodge, or has lodged, an appeal in respect of a finding of guilt, sentence or child protection registration order.(5) A reference to a single offence in this section includes a reference to more than one offence of the same kind arising from the same incident.