AU WA A1997 - ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION COUNCIL

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Authorized form of name

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION COUNCIL

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1997

Description area

Dates of existence

1971-12-17 - 1975-05-09

History

The Environmental Protection Act 1971 provided for the setting up of an Environmental Protection Authority, an Environmental Protection Council and a Department of Environmental Protection.

The key function of the Environmental Protection Council was to advise the Minister and Environmental Protection Authority on matters of environmental policy.

On 9 May 1975, the Environmental Protection Council underwent a name change to become the Conservation and Environment Council.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Environmental Protection Act 1971

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1998 - CONSERVATION AND ENVIRONMENT COUNCIL (1975-05-09 - 1986-05-14)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1998

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1971-12-17 - 1975-05-09

Description of relationship

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes