AU WA A1120 - BUSH FIRES BOARD OF WA

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

BUSH FIRES BOARD OF WA

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1120

Description area

Dates of existence

1954-01-01 -

History

The Bush Fires Board of WA was established in 1954 to foster and encourage the formation and organisation of volunteer bush fire brigades throughout WA, with the assistance of local government. The Bush Fires Board acts in an advisory capacity on standards of training, fire fighting equipment and methods of prevention, control and suppression.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Bush Fires Act 1954

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S2763 - FILES - GENERAL

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1954-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S2826 - FIRE PROTECTION PLANS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1954-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S2827 - FIRE LOG BOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1954-01-01 -

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes