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Agency Details

Agency Number: TA236
Title: TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING COMMISSION
Start Date: 01 Jan 1944
End Date: 23 Dec 1993
Description:

To approve municipal planning schemes and to certify that sub-division proposals are in accordance with these schemes and also to meet the other requirements as laid down in the Local Government Act 1962.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Town and Country Planning Act 1944 (Repealed 1962), Local Government Act 1962 (Part XVIII)(Repealed by Local Government Act 1993 No95)

Legislation Creating:

Town and Country Planning Act 1944

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
16 RESOURCES, LAND AND WATER MANAGEMENT [1]
Controlling Agencies:
TA251 DEPARTMENT OF THE PREMIER AND CABINET 01 Feb 1985 17 Jul 1989
TA912 DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING 17 Jul 1989 02 Feb 1993
TA1018 DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND LAND MANAGEMENT 02 Feb 1993 18 Sep 1998
Subsequent Agencies:
TA1503 LAND USE PLANNING REVIEW PANEL 01 Nov 1993 01 Jan 1998
Related Agencies:
TA365 INTERIM PLANNING APPEAL BOARD 01 Jan 1971 31 Dec 1977
TA366 PLANNING APPEAL BOARD 01 Jan 1977 31 Dec 1993
TA1106 RESOURCE MANAGEMENT & PLANNING APPEAL TRIBUNAL 01 Jan 1993
Series Created By Agency:
AA235  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE FILES. 01 Jan 1944 31 Dec 1959
AA236  PLANNING FILES. 01 Jan 1944 30 Jun 2003
AA237  MAPS AND DRAFTS PREPARED FOR THE TASMANIA STATE STRATEGY PLAN. 01 Jan 1944 31 Dec 1976
AA583  SUBDIVISION FILES. 01 Jan 1945 31 Dec 1993
AD673  REGISTER OF SUBDIVISION PLANS. 01 Jan 1945 31 Dec 1993
AD737  SUBDIVISION REGISTERS 01 Apr 1945 31 Jul 1990
PWD31  LETTERBOOKS OF SECRETARY FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT, STATE ECONOMIC PLANNING AUTHORITY, AND COMMISSIONER OF THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING COMMISSION. 01 Sep 1945 30 Jun 1954
AA500  APPEALS. 01 Jan 1946 31 Dec 1977
AA234  CORRESPONDENCE AND ASSOCIATED PAPERS CONCERNING VARIOUS ORGANISATIONS. 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1966
AD738  SUBDIVISION APPEAL INDEX. 01 Jan 1983 31 Dec 1990