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Corporate entry Australian Coastal Shipping Commission (1956 - 1974)

Commonwealth of Australia

From
1 October 1956
South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To
1974
Functions
Maritime Industry and Advisory or Regulatory Body
Alternative Names
  • Australian National Line (Parallel)
Reference No
CA 252
Legal Status
Agency of the Commonwealth of Australia
Location
South Melbourne, Victoria

Summary

Formed in 1956, the Australian Coastal Shipping Commission took control of both the functions and property of the Australian Shipping Board. The Australian Coastal Shipping Commission traded as the Australian National Line. The name of the Australian Coastal Shipping Commission was changed in 1974, becoming the Australian Shipping Commission.

Timeline

 1942 - 1946 Commonwealth Marine Salvage Board
       1946 - 1961 Australian Shipping Board
             1956 - 1974 Australian Coastal Shipping Commission
                   1974 - 1989 Australian Shipping Commission

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