AU WA A338 - MINISTRY OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

MINISTRY OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A338

Description area

Dates of existence

1988-01-01 - 1993-01-01

History

In January 1988 the Department of Consumer Affairs became the Ministry of Consumer Affairs. The Ministry's corporate mission was to promote and maintain fair trading within the market place. It administered a number of Acts relating to consumer affairs.

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs was superseded by the Ministry of Fair Trading on 1 January 1993.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Consumer Affairs Act 1971

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A795 - MINISTRY OF FAIR TRADING (1993-01-01 - 2001-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A795

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1993-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A337 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS (1983-01-01 - 1988-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A337

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1983-01-01 - 1988-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A336 - BUREAU OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS (1975-01-01 - 1983-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A336

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1975-01-01 - 1983-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A388 - CONSUMER PROTECTION BUREAU (1972-01-01 - 1975-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A388

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1972-01-01 - 1975-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A388 - CONSUMER PROTECTION BUREAU (1972-01-01 - 1975-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A388

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1988-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A337 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS (1983-01-01 - 1988-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A337

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1988-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A336 - BUREAU OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS (1975-01-01 - 1983-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A336

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1988-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S1434 - REGISTERS - BILLS OF SALE

Role

Controlling

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1988-01-01 - 1993-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S620 - FILES - GENERAL

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1988-01-01 -

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes