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As part of a series of machinery of government changes, the Office of Racing, Gaming and Liquor was retitled the Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor on 1 July 2001.
The Department was responsible for the regulation of the liquor and gambling industries in Western Australia.
The Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor was amalgamated with the Department of Culture and the Arts, the Department of Sport and Recreation and the local government functions and Office of Multicultural Interests from the Department of Local Government and Communities on 1 July 2017. The new department operates as the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.