AU WA A303 - ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AUTHORITY [1]

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AUTHORITY [1]

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A303

Description area

Dates of existence

1971-01-01 - 1987-02-01

History

The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) was established under the terms of the Environmental Protection Act 1971 and was set up to provide environmental policies and advice. The same Act also made provision for a Department of Environmental Protection and an Environmental Protection Council.

The Environmental Protection Authority Act 1986 reconstituted the EPA as a department in February 1987.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Environmental Protection Act 1971
Abolition: Environmental Protection Authority Act 1986

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1396 - ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AUTHORITY [2] (1987-02-01 - 1994-01-14)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1396

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1987-02-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1397 - ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AUTHORITY [3] (1994-01-14 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1397

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1987-02-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A304 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND ENVIRONMENT (1975-01-01 - 1987-02-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A304

Category of the relationship

Related

Dates of the relationship

1975-01-01 - 1987-02-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A305 - DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION [1] (1971-01-01 - 1975-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A305

Category of the relationship

Related

Dates of the relationship

1971-01-01 - 1975-01-01

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1937 - FILES - SYSTEM 6

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1973-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S1938 - FILES - ENVIRONMENT ASSESSMENT (KARRATHA OFFICE)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1973-06-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S815 - MINUTES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1971-01-01 - 1977-06-28

Related unit of description

Series S816 - AGENDAS AND PAPERS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1977-02-04 - 1987-02-01

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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