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Corporate entry Tasmanian Department of Primary Industry and Fisheries (1993 - 1998)

State of Tasmania

From
1993
To
1998
Functions
Agriculture, Fisheries Research or Regulation and Regulatory Body
Reference No
Tasmanian Archives Agency ID: TA1095

Summary

The Department of Primary Industry and Fisheries (1993 - 1998) was established in 1993 and took on functions from the former Department of Tourism, Sport and Recreation (1989 - 1996) and the Department of Primary Industry, Fisheries and Energy (1992 - 1993). Some of the offices that sat within the Department of Primary Industry and Fisheries (1993 - 1998) included the Rivers and Water Supply Commission (1957 - 2011), the Office of Energy Planning and Conservation (1992 - ), Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (1993 - ), Agricultural, Silvicultural and Veterinary Chemicals Council (1995 - ) and the Tasmanian Racing Authority1990 - 1998). In 1998 this department was abolished and its functions divided between the Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources (1998 - 2014) and the Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment (1998 - 2006).

Timeline

 1804 - 1970 Tasmanian Lands and Surveys Department
 1898 - 1903 Tasmanian Department of Agriculture [I]
 1911 - 1989 Tasmanian Department of Agriculture [II]
       1883 - 1894 Tasmanian Mines Branch
       1903 - 1909 Tasmanian Department of Agriculture and Stock
       1977 - 1985 Tasmanian Fisheries Development Authority
             1894 - 1989 Tasmanian Mines Department
             1911 - 1989 Tasmanian Department of Agriculture [II]
             1985 - 1989 Tasmanian Department of Sea Fisheries
                   1989 - 1992 Tasmanian Department of Resources and Energy
                   1989 - 1992 Tasmanian Department of Primary Industry
                         1992 - 1993 Tasmanian Department of Primary Industry, Fisheries and Energy
                               1993 - 1998 Tasmanian Department of Primary Industry and Fisheries
                                     1998 - 2014 Tasmanian Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources
                                           2014 - Tasmanian Department of State Growth

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Elizabeth Daniels