State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

AU WA A797 - ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A797

Description area

Dates of existence

1994-11-01 - 2001-06-30

History

The Aboriginal Affairs Department was established on 1 November 1994 and combined the functions administered by the abolished Aboriginal Affairs Planning Authority and the Office of Traditional Land Use together with the activities carried out by the Department of Aboriginal Sites.

The Department of Aboriginal Affairs became the Department of Indigenous Affairs on 1 July 2001.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1767 - DEPARTMENT OF ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS [2] (2013-05-17 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1767

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2001-06-30 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A48 - DEPARTMENT OF NATIVE WELFARE (1955-01-01 - 1972-06-16)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A48

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1955-01-01 - 1972-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A47 - DEPARTMENT OF NATIVE AFFAIRS (1936-01-01 - 1954-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A47

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1936-01-01 - 1955-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A63 - ABORIGINES DEPARTMENT [2] (1926-01-01 - 1936-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A63

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1926-01-01 - 1936-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A64 - DEPARTMENT OF THE NORTH WEST [1] (1920-01-01 - 1926-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A64

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1920-01-01 - 1926-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A65 - FISHERIES DEPARTMENT [2] (1920-01-01 - 1964-09-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A65

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1920-01-01 - 1926-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A66 - DEPARTMENT OF ABORIGINES AND FISHERIES (1909-01-01 - 1920-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A66

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1920-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A67 - ABORIGINES DEPARTMENT [1] (1898-04-01 - 1908-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A67

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1898-04-01 - 1908-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1202 - DEPARTMENT OF INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS (2001-07-01 - 2013-05-16)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1202

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2001-07-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1200 - ABORIGINES PROTECTION BOARD (1886-01-01 - 1898-04-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1200

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1994-11-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A49 - ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS PLANNING AUTHORITY (1972-06-16 - 1994-10-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A49

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1994-11-01 -

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S1779 - FILES - ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1994-11-01 - 2001-06-30

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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