State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

AU WA A709 - AUDIT DEPARTMENT

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Sub-Department

Authorized form of name

AUDIT DEPARTMENT

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A709

Description area

Dates of existence

1885-12-31 - 1986-06-27

History

The Audit Department was established following a name change from the Audit Office.

The Audit Department, which became a separate department in 1911, operated until 1986 when it became the Office of the Auditor General.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Audit Act 1891 (to 14/2/1904);
Audit Act 1904 (from 15/2/1904)
Abolition: Financial Administration and Audit Act 1985

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A710 - OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL (1986-06-27 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A710

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1885-01-01 - 1986-06-27

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A710 - OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL (1986-06-27 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A710

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1986-06-27 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A708 - AUDIT OFFICE (1845-01-01 - 1885-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A708

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1885-01-01 - 1986-06-27

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A114 - TREASURY DEPARTMENT (1890-01-01 - 2001-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A114

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

- 1911-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A103 - COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE (1828-12-30 - 1924-04-16)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A103

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

- 1900-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A69 - DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL (1891-01-01 - 1909-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A69

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

- 1902-12-31

Description of relationship

Related function

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1463 - REGISTER - CROWN SOLICITOR'S OPINIONS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1904-03-08 -

Related unit of description

Series S1464 - REGISTER - AUDITOR GENERAL'S RULINGS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1904-02-26 - 1933-09-07

Related unit of description

Series S1465 - REGISTER - MINISTERIAL DECISIONS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1904-08-26 - 1928-02-28

Related unit of description

Series S1466 - REGISTER - CROWN SOLICITOR'S RULINGS RECEIVED THROUGH OTHER DEPARTMENTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1904-10-31 - 1971-07-20

Related unit of description

Series S1467 - PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION - RULINGS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1934-09-15 - 1948-10-29

Related unit of description

Series S1468 - ATTORNEY GENERAL - RULINGS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1934-06-08 - 1957-03-25

Related unit of description

Series S2550 - RECORD OF SERVICE LEDGERS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1904-02-01 - 1958-06-11

Related unit of description

Series S2551 - REPORTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1962-01-01 - 1979-12-21

Related unit of description

Series S2552 - AUDITOR'S MEETINGS: MINUTES AND AGENDAS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1962-01-01 - 1974-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S2553 - RECORDS - VARIOUS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1915-01-01 - 1970-12-31

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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