Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA500
Title: CAMPBELL TOWN BOARD OF HEALTH
Start Date: 01 Jan 1886
End Date: 31 Dec 1907
Description:

To provide health services to benefit the local area through prevention of disease epidemics, especially through inspection and regulation of cemeteries, domestic and public sanitation, drains, abbatoirs, stables, pig-keeping, offensive trades, food sales and rubbish removal. To report any infectious diseases.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Legislation Creating:

Public Health Act 1885 (49 Vict No.18)

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
11 HEALTH CARE [1]
26 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION [1]
Subsequent Agencies:
TA99 CAMPBELL TOWN MUNICIPAL COUNCIL 01 Jan 1866 02 Apr 1993
Series Created By Agency:
LA8/1  INWARD CORRESPONDENCE, SANITARY INSPECTOR'S AND HEALTH OFFICER'S REPORTS, NOTIFICATIONS OF INFECTIONS, DISEASES AND ASSOCIATED PAPERS. 01 Feb 1891 30 Sep 1906