AU WA A682 - ROTTNEST ISLAND AUTHORITY

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

ROTTNEST ISLAND AUTHORITY

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A682

Description area

Dates of existence

1988-05-30 -

History

The Rottnest Island Authority was established under the Act of the same name to come into existence on 30 May 1988.

The Act gives the Authority the power to control and manage the Island for the following purposes:


  • to provide and operate recreational and holiday facilities on the Island;


  • to protect the flora and fauna of the Island; and


  • to maintain and protect the natural environment and the man-made resources of the Island and, to the extent that the Authority's resources allow, repair its natural environment.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Rottnest Island Authority Act 1987

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1405 - ROTTNEST ISLAND BOARD OF CONTROL (1917-05-13 - 1956-07-23)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1405

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1988-05-30 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A681 - ROTTNEST ISLAND BOARD OF MANAGEMENT (1956-07-24 - 1988-05-29)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A681

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1988-05-30 -

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S2149 - SUBMISSIONS - ROTTNEST ISLAND MASTER PLAN (1984)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1984-02-22 - 1984-05-21

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes