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Corporate entry Western Australian Fisheries Department [3] (1986 - 1997)

State of Western Australia

From
1986
To
1997
Functions
Aquaculture and Regulatory Body
Reference No
State Records Office of WA ID: AU WA A488

Summary

The Fisheries Department [3] of Western Australia was founded in 1986 after the dissolution of the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (1974 - 1986) and the passing of the Fisheries Amendment Regulations (No.3) 1986. The Fisheries Department [3] was responsible for commercial and recreational aquaculture in Western Australia until it was abolished and succeeded by Fisheries Western Australia (1997 - 2001) in 1997.

Timeline

 1829 - 1870 Western Australian Survey Office
       1870 - 1873 Western Australian Surveyor-General's Department
             1829 - 1870 Western Australian Survey Office
             1873 - 1890 Western Australian Crown Lands and Surveys Department
                   1890 - 1986 Western Australian Department of Lands and Surveys
                         1909 - 1920 Western Australian Department of Aborigines and Fisheries
                               1920 - 1964 Western Australian Fisheries Department [2]
                                     1964 - 1974 Western Australian Department of Fisheries and Fauna
                                           1974 - 1985 Western Australian Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
                                                 1986 - 1997 Western Australian Fisheries Department [3]
                                                       1997 - 2001 Fisheries Western Australia
                                                             2001 - 2017 Western Australian Department of Fisheries
                                                                   2017 - Western Australian Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

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Elizabeth Daniels