Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA90
Title: TRANSPORT COMMISSION
Start Date: 01 Jan 1938
End Date: 01 Nov 1981
Description:

Co-ordination, regulation and control of all forms of transport in Tasmania and the administration of the Traffic Act (previously undertaken by the Police Department)

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Transport Act 1938, Traffic Act 1925, Railway Management Act 1935, Roads and Jetties Act 1935 (1938-1951), Transport Act (No.2) 1949

Legislation Creating:

Transport Act 1938

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Transport Act 1981

Functions Performed:
21 TRANSPORT [1]
Controlled Agencies:
TA1741 TRANSPORT COMMISSION, ROAD TRANSPORT BRANCH 01 Jan 1938
TA1736 TRANSPORT COMMISSION, RAILWAY BRANCH 01 Jul 1939 01 Mar 1978
TA1742 TRANSPORT COMMISSION, ROAD TRANSPORT SERVICES BRANCH 01 Jan 1949
Previous Agencies:
TA242 POLICE DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1820 31 Dec 1989
Subsequent Agencies:
TA428 TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT 01 Nov 1981 01 Jul 1990
Related Agencies:
TA24 PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1835 01 Mar 1977
TA368 DIVISION OF ROAD SAFETY 01 Jul 1970
TA910 DEPARTMENT OF MAIN ROADS 01 Mar 1977 17 Jul 1989
Series Created By Agency:
TC10  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Aug 1890 31 Dec 1963
AE963  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE 01 Jan 1908 31 Dec 1979
AE284  PLANS OF THE MV MANGANA VEHICULAR FERRY 11 Jun 1929 23 May 1930
TC22  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1946 31 Dec 1996
AD852  REGISTRATION CERTIFICATES AND ASSOCIATED PAPERS FOR DEPARTMENTAL VESSELS. 01 Jan 1947 31 Dec 1983
AE305  REPORT ON THE CONDITION OF LOCOMOTIVES 24 Mar 1948 24 Mar 1948
AD271  MINUTES OF COMMITTEE INQUIRING INTO BRUNY VEHICULAR FERRY. 01 Dec 1951 31 Mar 1952
AE968  COMMISSION'S PAPERS REGARDING THE JOINT COMMITTEE OF BOTH HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT INTO RAILWAY PASSENGER SERVICES 01 Nov 1952 31 Dec 1953
AE304  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE LEVEL CROSSING WARNING COMITTEE 01 Jan 1956 31 Dec 1973
AB984  MARINE DIVISION - GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1958 31 Dec 1993
AE969  GUIDE AND RECORD OF CARRYING CAPACITY OF RAIL GOODS ROLLING STOCK 01 Jan 1959 31 Dec 1969
AD755  INDEX TO GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE. 01 Jan 1959 31 Dec 1996
AD756  ALPHABETICAL REGISTER OF FILE TITLES. 01 Jan 1959 31 Dec 1996
AD419  FILMS & VIDEOS PRODUCED OR ACQUIRED BY THE AGENCY. 01 Jan 1962 31 Dec 1966
AB986  MARINE DIVISION - FILE REGISTER. 01 Jan 1963 31 Dec 1978
AE307  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE ON CONTAINERISATION 20 Apr 1967 02 Nov 1967
AB987  MARINE DIVISION - LOG BOOKS (COASTAL VESSELS). 01 Jan 1972 31 Dec 1977
AE306  MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE SHIPPING REVIEW COMMITTEE 13 Feb 1974 26 Nov 1976
TC2  MARINE DIVISION - CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO FERRY OPERATIONS. 01 Jan 1975 31 Dec 1977
TC5  MARINE DIVISION - FERRY LOG BOOKS. 01 Jan 1975 31 Dec 1977
TC9  MARINE DIVISION - PERSONAL RECORD CARDS OF STAFF. 01 Jan 1975 31 Dec 1976
TC14  MARINE DIVISION - PLANS. 01 Jan 1975 31 Dec 1977
TC3  MARINE DIVISION - DAILY RECORD OF FERRY CROSSINGS AND NUMBERS OF PASSENGERS CARRIED. 12 Jun 1975 15 Sep 1977
TC8  MARINE DIVISION - RECORD OF FIRST AID GIVEN FOR ACCIDENTS AT TERMINAL OR ON BOATS. 30 Jun 1975 31 May 1976
TC4  MARINE DIVISION - DIARY OF THE ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT (FERRIES). 01 Jan 1976 31 Dec 1976
TC13  MARINE DIVISION - STATISTICS RELATING TO FERRY OPERATION. 01 Jan 1976 31 Mar 1977
TC6  MARINE DIVISION - WATCHMEN'S LOG BOOK. 27 Sep 1976 06 Oct 1977
TC7  MARINE DIVISION - WATCHMEN'S LOG BOOKS (LAY-UPS). 27 Sep 1976 19 Jul 1977
AC703  UNREGISTERED FILES. 01 Jan 1979 31 Dec 1984