AU WA A1213 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT [2]

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT [2]

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1213

Description area

Dates of existence

2001-07-01 - 2007-06-30

History

The Department for Community Development was formed on 1 July 2001 to integrate the Department of Family and Children's Services, the Family and Children's Policy Office, the Office of Senior's Interests, the Women's Policy Office and the Office of Youth Affairs.

On 1 March 2006, the Children and Community Services Act took effect. This legislation repealed previous Acts under which the Department of Community Development operated.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Adoption Act 1994; Adoption Regulations 1995; Child Welfare Act 1947; Child Welfare Regulations 1977; Community Services Act 1972; Community Services (Child Care) Regulations 1988; Community Services (Child Care) Amendment Regulations 2001; Community Welfare Organisations Regulations 1980; Welfare and Assistance Act 1961; Welfare and Assistance Act Regulations 1962; Children and Community Services Act 2004

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1574 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITIES (2007-07-01 - 2013-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1574

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2007-07-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1504 - DEPARTMENT FOR CHILD PROTECTION (2007-05-01 - 2013-08-23)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1504

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2007-06-30 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A904 - DEPARTMENT FOR FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES (1995-07-01 - 2001-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A904

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1995-07-01 - 2001-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A590 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT [1] (1992-10-01 - 1995-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A590

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1992-10-01 - 1995-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A40 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY SERVICES (1985-01-01 - 1992-10-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A40

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1985-01-01 - 1992-10-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A39 - DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY WELFARE (1972-06-16 - 1985-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A39

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1972-01-01 - 1985-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A38 - CHILD WELFARE DEPARTMENT (1927-12-22 - 1972-06-15)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A38

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1927-01-01 - 1972-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A37 - STATE CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT (1917-01-01 - 1927-12-22)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A37

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1917-01-01 - 1927-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1768 - DEPARTMENT FOR CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY SUPPORT (2013-08-23 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1768

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A204 - PUBLIC CHARITIES AND STATE CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT (1908-01-01 - 1917-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A204

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S2324 - ADOPTION INDEXES

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S3635 - INDENTURES (GUARDIANSHIP)

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S1099 - FILES - COMMUNITY WELFARE ("A" SERIES)

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes