AU WA A993 - DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION SERVICES

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Department

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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION SERVICES

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AU WA A993

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Dates of existence

1996-07-01 - 2017-07-01

History

The Department of Education Services was established to contribute to the development of an integrated and efficient education system in WA.

The Department consisted of four Offices:

1. Office of Non-government Education

2. Office of Higher Education

3. Office of Country High Schools Hostels Authority

4. Office of Education Policy and Co-ordination

Under the McGowan Government, a series of Machinery of Government changes were made to the public sector creating a number of new amalgamated departments. The Department of Education, Department of Education Services and the School Curriculum and Standards Authority were merged to form the Department of Education on 1 July 2017.

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AU WA A1956 - DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [3] (2017-07-01 -)

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AU WA A1956

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Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1996-07-01 - 2017-01-01

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AU WA A986 - OFFICE OF NON GOVERNMENT EDUCATION (1994-07-01 -)

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AU WA A986

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Dates of the relationship

1996-07-01 -

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AU WA A986 - OFFICE OF NON GOVERNMENT EDUCATION (1994-07-01 -)

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AU WA A986

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Dates of the relationship

1996-07-01 -

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