AU WA A1212 - DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY

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Corporate body

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Department

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY

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Description identifier

AU WA A1212

Description area

Dates of existence

2001-07-01 - 2003-02-03

History

Following a Machinery of Government review, the Department of Industry and Technology was formed on 1 July 2001 as a merger between the Department of Commerce and Trade and the strategic elements of the Department of Contract and Management Services. The new Department integrated the government's industry and trade expertise with its government purchasing and e-commerce capabilities.

The Department of Industry and Technology was merged with the Department of Minerals and Petroleum Resources on 3 February 2003 following a functional review of sections on government to form the Department of Industry and Resources.

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Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Public Sector Management Act 1994 section 35(1)(d)

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Related entity

AU WA A906 - DEPARTMENT OF CONTRACT AND MANAGEMENT SERVICES (1996-07-01 - 2001-07-01)

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AU WA A906

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1996-07-01 - 2001-07-01

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AU WA A1210 - DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY AND RESOURCES (2003-02-03 - 2009-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1210

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Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2001-07-01 - 2003-02-03

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Final

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