State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

AU WA A1040 - VICTORIA PARK, MUNICIPALITY OF

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Local Authority

Authorized form of name

VICTORIA PARK, MUNICIPALITY OF

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1040

Description area

Dates of existence

1897-01-01 - 1917-11-01

History

Prior to 1917, the Municipality of Victoria Park acted under its own Council. The ratepayers of the Victoria Park Council decided by referendum in 1916 to amalgamate with the City of Perth. This union was effected on 1 November 1917.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: The Municipal Institutions Act 1895, 59 Vict No 10 (from 1/01/1897 until 4/12/1900);
The Municipal Institutions Act 1900 (from 5/12/1900 until 31/12/1906);
The Municipal Corporations Act 1906 (from 1 January 1907 to 1/11/1917).

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A74 - CITY OF PERTH (1856-09-23 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A74

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1917-11-01 -

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S2513 - RATE BOOKS [MUNICIPALITY OF VICTORIA PARK]

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1897-01-01 - 1917-11-01

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

AN Cross Reference = 72