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Corporate entry Western Australian Department of Conservation and Environment (1975 - 1987)

State of Western Australia

From
1975
To
1987
Functions
Conservation or Environment and Regulatory Body
Reference No
Western Australian Archives ID: AU WA A304

Summary

The Department of Conservation and Environment was formed in 1975 and replaced the Department of Environmental Protection [1] (1971-1975). The department was formed under the Environmental Protection Act Amendment Act 1975 to enhance the quality of the environment and control or prevent pollution. In 1987 this department was subsusumed with the Environmental Protection Authority [1] (1971 - 1975) forming the Environmental Protection Authority [2] (1987 - 1994)

Timeline

 1971 - 1975 Western Australian Department of Environmental Protection [1]
       1975 - 1987 Western Australian Department of Conservation and Environment
             1987 - 1994 Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority [2]
                   1994 - Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority [3]
                   1994 - 2004 Western Australian Department of Environmental Protection [2]
                         2004 - 2006 Western Australian Department of Environment
                               1972 - 1975 Department of Environment and Conservation
                               2006 - 2013 Western Australian Department of Environment and Conservation
                                     1975 Department of the Environment [I]
                                     2013 - 2017 Western Australian Department of Parks and Wildlife
                                     2013 - 2017 Western Australian Department of Environment Regulation
                                           1975 - 1978 Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development
                                           2017 - Western Australian Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
                                           2017 - Western Australian Department of Water and Environmental Regulation
                                                 1978 - 1980 Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office
                                                       1980 - 1984 Department of Science and Technology, Central Office
                                                       1980 - 1984 Department of Home Affairs and Environment
                                                             1984 - 1987 Department of Science [III], Central Office
                                                             1984 - 1987 Department of Arts, Heritage and Environment
                                                                   1987 - 1991 Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, Tourism and Territories, Central Office
                                                                   1987 - 1993 Department of Administrative Services [III], Central Office
                                                                         1987 - 1991 Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, Tourism and Territories, Central Office
                                                                               1991 - 1993 Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment and Territories, Central Office
                                                                                     1993 - 1997 Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories, Central Office
                                                                                           1997 - 1998 Department of the Environment [II], Central Office
                                                                                                 1998 - Department of the Environment and Heritage

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