State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A68 - CROWN LAW DEPARTMENT

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

CROWN LAW DEPARTMENT

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A68

Description area

Dates of existence

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

History

The corporate objectives for the Crown Law Department were:


  • to maintain an efficient, professional and complete legal service to the Government of Western Australia and its Departments;


  • to ensure that the Crown's case were effectively and fairly represented in all Court proceedings;


  • to ensure ongoing policy review of legislation in order that it continues to be relevant and appropriate;


  • to ensure that the Government of Western Australia could achieve its legislative programme;


  • to maintain an accessible and efficient Court service which effectively supported the objectives of an independent Judiciary;


  • to ensure that sufficient corporate support was provided to facilitate progress toward the achievement of Departmental objectives.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1582 - STATE SOLICITORS OFFICE (2004-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1582

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2004-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A643 - MINISTRY OF JUSTICE (1993-01-01 - 2001-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A643

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

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

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1891-01-01 - 1908-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A70 - JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT (1881-01-01 - 1890-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A70

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1881-01-01 - 1890-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1225 - DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (2001-07-01 - 2006-02-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1225

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A643 - MINISTRY OF JUSTICE (1993-01-01 - 2001-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A643

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1993-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A70 - JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT (1881-01-01 - 1890-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A70

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

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

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A97 - DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES (1983-12-23 - 1984-12-14)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A97

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1899-12-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A44 - SUPREME COURT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1861-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A44

Category of the relationship

Subordinate

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A195 - CHILDREN'S COURT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1989-12-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A195

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1989-12-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A880 - PARLIAMENTARY COUNSEL'S OFFICE (1971-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A880

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1971-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A675 - COMPANIES REGISTRATION OFFICE (1961-01-01 - 1975-07-16)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A675

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1961-01-01 - 1975-07-16

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A226 - YORK CLERK OF COURTS (1852-01-01 - 1976-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A226

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1976-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A787 - WILLIAMS CLERK OF COURTS (1874-01-01 - 1929-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A787

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1929-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A227 - YALGOO CLERK OF COURTS (1895-06-01 - 1982-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A227

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1982-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A405 - GREENOUGH CLERK OF COURTS (1869-02-08 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A405

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A229 - ALBANY CLERK OF COURTS (1831-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A229

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A230 - FREMANTLE CLERK OF COURTS (1856-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A230

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A235 - OFFICE OF TITLES (1876-01-01 - 1984-11-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A235

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1984-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1015 - ROEBOURNE CLERK OF COURTS (1879-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1015

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A673 - PERTH LOCAL COURT (1864-01-02 - 2005-05-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A673

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A785 - MOUNT MAGNET CLERK OF COURTS (1895-01-01 - 1933-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A785

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1933-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A307 - BROOME CLERK OF COURTS (1893-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A307

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A44 - SUPREME COURT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1861-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A44

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A384 - BUSSELTON CLERK OF COURTS (1841-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A384

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A732 - COOLGARDIE CLERK OF COURTS (1900-04-06 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A732

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A398 - CUE CLERK OF COURTS (1893-01-01 - 1956-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A398

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A591 - DERBY CLERK OF COURTS (1891-12-31 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A591

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A502 - WILUNA CLERK OF COURTS (1900-09-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A502

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A383 - MT MORGANS CLERK OF COURTS (1900-01-01 - 1919-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A383

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1924-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A764 - CARNARVON CLERK OF COURTS (1884-02-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A764

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1976-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A414 - LAWLERS CLERK OF COURTS (1896-04-01 - 1928-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A414

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1928-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A756 - DAY DAWN CLERK OF COURTS (1896-04-01 - 1918-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A756

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1909-01-01 - 1918-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A777 - MEEKATHARRA CLERK OF COURTS (1907-03-17 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A777

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1907-03-17 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1578 - RESIDENT MAGISTRATE - TOODYAY (1838-08-01 - 1902-08-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1578

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1900-01-01 - 1902-08-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A750 - RESIDENT MAGISTRATE - BUSSELTON (1849-03-13 - 1910-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A750

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1900-01-01 - 1910-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A735 - MARBLE BAR CLERK OF COURTS (1894-05-02 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A735

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1894-05-02 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A369 - NANNINE CLERK OF COURTS (1900-10-01 - 1911-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A369

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A672 - PRICES CONTROL COMMISSION (1948-01-01 - 1953-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A672

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1759 - BUNBURY CLERK OF COURTS (1838-03-14 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1759

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1758 - RESIDENT MAGISTRATE - BUNBURY (1838-03-14 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1758

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1839 - GERALDTON CLERK OF COURTS (1851-05-31 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1839

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S380 - REGISTER - WORKERS COMPENSATION CLAIMS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1922-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1660 - REGISTER - TICKETS OF LEAVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1661 - TICKET OF LEAVE BUTTS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S382 - RETURNS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1940-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S383 - REGISTER - LICENCES - LICENSING COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1895-06-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1663 - MINUTES - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1905-10-02 -

Related unit of description

Series S385 - RECORD AND MINUTE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1943-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S386 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - CHILDREN'S COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1929-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S387 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - POLICE COURT, PETTY SESSIONS AND LICENSING COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S388 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOK - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1932-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S389 - LETTERBOOK - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1914-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S390 - CHARGE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1910-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S395 - REGISTER - BAILIFF

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S396 - RETURNS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S408 - CHARGE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1940-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S409 - INDEX - CHARGES (POLICE COURT)

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1910-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S412 - APPLICATIONS - CITIZENSHIP

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1957-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S413 - CHARGE SHEETS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1967-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S414 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1929-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S673 - JUDGEMENT SUMMONS BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1697 - RETURNS - PRISONERS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1866-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S3029 - FILES - CROWN LAW (INDICTMENTS)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S724 - JUDGEMENT SUMMONS BOOK - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1492 - REGISTERS - CORRESPONDENCE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 - 1909-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S725 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1493 - SUBJECT INDEXES - CORRESPONDENCE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 - 1911-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S726 - STAFF ATTENDANCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S727 - ACCOUNTING RECORDS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S728 - CORRESPONDENCE AND CIRCULARS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S477 - REGISTER - MINERS RIGHTS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1921-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S478 - APPLICATIONS - MINING LEASES

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1929-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1260 - EVIDENCE BOOK - NATIVE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1937-03-17 - 1949-07-18

Related unit of description

Series S4098 - PERSONAL FILES (INCLUDING COMPLAINT FILES)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1896-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S770 - CHARGE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1541 - LEDGERS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1901-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1030 - CARD INDEX - CROWN LAW DEPARTMENT FILES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1937-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S2832 - RECORDS - BEQUEST TO POOR HOUSES BY WALTER PADBURY

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1907-01-01 - 1910-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S786 - LEGAL POLICY FILES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S1556 - CHARGE BOOKS - PETTY SESSIONS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1894-05-02 -

Related unit of description

Series S277 - STATUTES OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S800 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - POLICE COURT AND LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1568 - PLAINTS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1576 - MAGISTRATES' EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1579 - MINUTES - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1580 - PLAINTS - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1581 - LETTERBOOK

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1582 - CIRCULARS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1088 - COURT RECORDS - VARIOUS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 -

Related unit of description

Series S1345 - FILE - SHIPBUILDING AGREEMENT

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1918-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S584 - REGISTERS - PLAINTS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S585 - CHARGE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S78 - POLICE COURT EVIDENCE BOOKS - PORT HEDLAND

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 -

Related unit of description

Series S2664 - FILES - CROWN LAW

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S1384 - REGISTRATION CARDS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 -

Related unit of description

Series S375 - FINANCIAL - TRUST ACCOUNT BOOK

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1910-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S376 - CASH BOOKS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S377 - MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1909-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S378 - INDEXES - PLAINTS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1911-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S379 - WORKERS COMPENSATION - REGISTRATION OF MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1914-01-01 -

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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