AU WA A1944 - DEPARTMENT OF MINES, INDUSTRY REGULATION AND SAFETY

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status

Department

Legal Status Text

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT OF MINES, INDUSTRY REGULATION AND SAFETY

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Description identifier

AU WA A1944

Description area

Dates of existence

2017-07-01

History

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 Mines and Petroleum and the regulatory and Labour Relations functions of the Department of Commerce were merged on 1 July 2017 to form the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety.

The Department is tasked with regulating the mining, building and construction industry and elevating the focus on worker safety. The Department also assumes consumer
protection responsibilities.

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Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

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

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General context

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Related entity

AU WA A1571 - DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND PETROLEUM (2009-01-01 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1571

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2009-01-01 - 2017-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1573 - DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (2009-01-01 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1573

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2009-01-01 - 2017-07-01

Description of relationship

Regulatory and Labour Relations functions transferred to new Department.

Related entity

AU WA A1048 - WORKSAFE WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1996-10-01 -)

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AU WA A1048

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Superior

Dates of the relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S33 - MAPS - GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S3498 - MAPS - GOLDFIELD MINING LEASES

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S4546 - PHOTOGRAPHS

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S266 - APPLICATIONS FOR LEASES

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S394 - CERTIFICATES - MINERS' RIGHTS

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S1967 - CORRESPONDENCE - UNREGISTERED

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S729 - CORRESPONDENCE AND CIRCULARS

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S1330 - DIAGRAM BOOK - COLLIE COALFIELD

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S2191 - FILES - GENERAL

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S2582 - LETTERBOOK

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S2429 - REGISTER - MINERAL SPECIMENS

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S636 - REGISTER - MINING LEASES

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S730 - REGISTER - WELLS ON LEASE

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S1148 - REGISTERS - LEASES

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S393 - LETTERBOOK - MINING WARDEN

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S479 - REGISTER - PROSPECTING AREAS

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S427 - FILES - GAS ACTION COMMITTEE

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S470 - FILES - FACTORIES AND SHOPS (PUBLIC HOLIDAYS)

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S469 - FILES - GENERAL

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Controlling

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2017-07-01

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Series S2251 - FILES - TRANSCRIPT

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2017-07-01

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Series S320 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

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Controlling

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2017-07-01

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Series S2294 - FILES - FUNCTIONAL

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2017-07-01

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Series S2400 - FILES - GENERAL

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2017-07-01

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Series S65 - GENERAL FILES - OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

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Controlling

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Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Series S3103 - FILES - HEAD OFFICE

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Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Status

Draft

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