Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA945
Title: BURNIE PUBLIC HOSPITALS DISTRICT BOARD
Start Date: 11 Aug 1949
End Date: 01 Dec 1965
Description:

Emu Bay, part of Burnie Municipality, had previously been included in the Spencer Public Hospitals District. Burnie was amalgamated with Wynyard on 1 December 1965 to create a new district (SR1965/191).

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Hospitals Act 1918

Legislation Creating:

Hospitals Act 1918 (9 Geo V No.70) (Order in Council 11 Aug 1949: TGG 24 Aug p.2483)

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
11 HEALTH CARE [1]
Controlled Agencies:
TA446 BURNIE GENERAL HOSPITAL 11 Aug 1949 01 Dec 1965
Controlling Agencies:
TA19 DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 06 Jan 1904 01 Aug 1956
TA23 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES 01 Aug 1956 17 Jul 1989
Previous Agencies:
TA939 SPENCER PUBLIC HOSPITALS DISTRICT BOARD 11 Apr 1929 26 Jul 1951
Subsequent Agencies:
TA964 BURNIE/WYNYARD PUBLIC HOSPITALS DISTRICT BOARD 01 Dec 1965 12 Jan 1989
Series Created By Agency:
AC742  BOARD MINUTES. 01 Aug 1959 30 Nov 1965