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Corporate entry Queensland Department of Energy and Water Supply (2012 - 2017)

State of Queensland

From
2012
To
2017
Functions
Energy and Regulatory Body
Reference No
Queensland Archives ID: 11459

Summary

In 2012 the Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation (2009 - 2012) was abolished and its functions were distributed across nine newly created Queensland Government Departments. The Department of Energy and Water Supply was one of these nine departments. It held responsibilities in the areas of renewable and nuclear energy, the Queensland electricity and gas industry and Queensland's dams, water supply, recycling, and regulation. In 2017 the Department of Natural Resources and Mines (2012 - 2017) (III) combined with the Department of Energy and Water Supply to create the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (II) (2017 - ).

Timeline

 1862 - 1866 Queensland Lands and Works Department
       1866 - 1887 Queensland Public Works Department (I)
             1866 - 1887 Queensland Public Works Department (I)
             1876 - 1887 Queensland Mines Department (I)
                   1866 - 1996 Queensland Lands Department
                   1887 - 1890 Queensland Mines and Works Department
                         1887 - 1904 Queensland Department of Agriculture
                         1890 - 1989 Queensland Mines Department (II)
                         1975 - 1988 Queensland Mapping and Surveying Department
                               1862 - 1866 Queensland Lands and Works Department
                               1904 - 1963 Queensland Department of Agriculture and Stock
                               1988 - 1989 Queensland Geographic Information Department
                               1989 - 1992 Queensland Department of Resource Industries
                                     1866 - 1996 Queensland Lands Department
                                     1963 - 1996 Queensland Department of Primary Industries (I)
                                     1992 - 1996 Queensland Department of Minerals and Energy
                                           1996 - 2001 Queensland Department of Mines and Energy (I)
                                           1998 - 2001 Queensland Department of Natural Resources
                                                 2001 - 2004 Queensland Department of Natural Resources and Mines (I)
                                                       1963 - 1996 Queensland Department of Primary Industries (I)
                                                       2004 Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (I)
                                                             1996 - 1998 Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Fisheries and Forestry
                                                             2004 - 2006 Queensland Department of Natural Resources and Mines (II)
                                                             2004 Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (I)
                                                                   1998 - 2004 Queensland Department of Primary Industries (II)
                                                                   2004 - 2006 Queensland Energy Department
                                                                   2006 Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Water
                                                                         2004 - 2009 Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries
                                                                         2006 - 2009 Queensland Department of Mines and Energy (II)
                                                                               2009 - 2012 Queensland Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation
                                                                                     2012 - 2017 Queensland Department of Energy and Water Supply

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