AU WA A1769 - DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

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Corporate body

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Department

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT

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AU WA A1769

Description area

Dates of existence

2013-07-01 - 2017-07-01

History

The Department was designated Regional Development following the restructure of the Department of Regional Development and Lands and the creation of Department of Lands on 1st July 2013. The focus of the department was to manage the Royalties for Regions program and facilitate the development of sustainable regional communities.

Under the McGowan government, the Department of Regional Development was amalgamated with the former Department of Agriculture and Food, the Department of Fisheries, and staff from nine Regional Development Commissions, to form the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development on 1 July 2017.

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

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Related entity

AU WA A1764 - THE DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND LANDS (2009-07-01 - 2013-07-01)

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AU WA A1764

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-

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Related entity

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

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AU WA A1216

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Preceding

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-

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Related entity

AU WA A1945 - DEPARTMENT OF PRIMARY INDUSTRIES AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT (2017-07-01)

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AU WA A1945

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Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

2013-07-01 - 2017-07-01

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Final

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