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AU WA A1770 - THE DEPARTMENT OF LANDS

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

THE DEPARTMENT OF LANDS

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1770

Description area

Dates of existence

2013-07-01 -

History

The Department of Lands was established on the 1st July 2013 following the restructure of the Department of Regional Development and Lands. The department is responsible for the administration of Western Australia's Crown land estate through State Land Services. State Land management includes the creation of roads, land acquisition, management of state land, reserve management, road closure and disposal, state easements, state land administration, state land sales and leases.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Public Sector Management 1994 s 35

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1764 - THE DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND LANDS (2009-07-01 - 2013-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1764

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Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A42 - DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND SURVEYS (1890-01-01 - 1986-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A42

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A43 - DEPARTMENT OF LAND ADMINISTRATION (1986-07-01 - 2003-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A43

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A60 - CROWN LANDS AND SURVEYS DEPARTMENT (1873-01-01 - 1890-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A60

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A242 - LAND TITLES OFFICE (1984-11-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A242

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

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Status

Final

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

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Archivist's notes