State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

AU WA A1192 - PUBLIC TRANSPORT AUTHORITY

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

PUBLIC TRANSPORT AUTHORITY

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1192

Description area

Dates of existence

2003-07-01 -

History

The Public Transport Authority was formed on 1 July 2003 to bring together the services of Transperth, Transwa, School Bus Services (all operating under the Department of Planning and Infrastructure) and the WA Government Railways Commission.

The Public Transport Authority is responsible for;


  • rail, bus and ferry services in the metropolitan area;
  • public transport services in regional centres;
  • bus and rail passenger services in regional areas; and
  • school buses.

In addition to these transport services, the PTA is responsible for designing and building transport infrastructure.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Public Transport Authority Act 2003

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A584 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES (1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A584

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Preceding

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-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A583 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS, FERRIES AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1930-07-01 - 1946-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A583

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Preceding

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-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A582 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1922-07-01 - 1930-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A582

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Preceding

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-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A581 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS (1914-07-01 - 1922-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A581

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A33 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [1] (1890-10-01 - 1914-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A33

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A580 - DEPARTMENT OF WORKS AND RAILWAYS (1879-12-31 - 1890-10-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A580

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A585 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [2] (1949-04-22 - 2000-12-17)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A585

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2003-07-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1194 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS COMMISSION (2000-12-17 - 2003-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1194

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

2003-07-01 -

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S4744 - REGISTERS - TRAINEE ENGINEMEN

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

Related unit of description

Series S4579 - PLANS - PLAN AND SECTION

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Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

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Series S4580 - PLANS - LAND RESUMPTION

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Controlling

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-

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Series S4581 - PLANS - CONTRACT DRAWINGS

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Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

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Series S4585 - RECORD OF SERVICE REGISTERS - RAILWAY EMPLOYEES

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Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

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Series S4586 - INDEXES - RECORD OF SERVICE REGISTERS WAGR (Draft)

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Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

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Series S3161 - REGISTER - PROGRESS PLANS

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

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Series S3163 - REGISTER - RESIDENT ENGINEER'S OFFICE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

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-

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes