AU WA A1977 - DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND TRADE

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status

Department

Legal Status Text

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND TRADE

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1977

Description area

Dates of existence

1993-02-16 - 2001-07-01

History

The Department of Commerce and Trade was established to administer three principal programs: to foster an environment for sustainable development; to improve and promote competitive Western Australian industry; and to assist regional and community development.

The Department of Commerce and Trade became the Department of Industry and Technology on 1 July 2001. The regional functions of the Department of Commerce and Trade were transferred to the new Department of Local Government and Regional Development.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Public Service Act 1978 Section 21

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1216 - DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT (2001-07-01 - 2009-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1216

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1993-02-16 - 2001-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1212 - DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY (2001-07-01 - 2003-02-03)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1212

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1993-02-16 - 2001-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A546 - DEPARTMENT OF STATE DEVELOPMENT [1] (1991-01-01 - 1993-02-16)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A546

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1993-02-16 - 2001-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1993 - WHEATBELT DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (1993-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1993

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1993-01-01 - 1994-04-08

Description of relationship

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

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