AU WA A1958 - DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION

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Corporate body

Legal Status

Department

Legal Status Text

Authorized form of name

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION

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AU WA A1958

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 Water, the Department of Environmental Regulation and the Office of the Environmental Protection Authority were merged to form the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation on 1 July 2017.

The Department assumes responsibility for all environment and water regulation, with a focus on improving relationships with stakeholders and streamlining and simplifying regulation.

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Mandates/sources of authority

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

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Related entity

AU WA A2001 - DEPARTMENT OF WATER (2005-10-26 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A2001

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2017-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1952 - DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT REGULATION (2013-07-01 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1952

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2013-07-01 - 2017-07-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1961 - OFFICE OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AUTHORITY (2009-11-27 - 2017-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1961

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2009-11-27 - 2017-07-01

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Related unit of description

Series S567 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

Related unit of description

Series S568 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

Related unit of description

Series S569 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

Related unit of description

Series S570 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

Related unit of description

Series S571 - FILES - ADMINISTRATIVE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

2017-07-01

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Draft

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Archivist's notes