Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA1012
Title: DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AND HEALTH SERVICES
Start Date: 03 Feb 1993
End Date: 18 Sep 1998
Description:

On 18 September 1998, following a change of government, the Government Analytical and Forensic Laboratory was transferred to the new Department of Primary Industry, Water and Environment and the name of the Department was changed.

Information Sources:

Legislation Administered:

Statutory rules 1993 Number 8.

Legislation Creating:

Statutory Rules 1993 Number 7.

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
4 COMMUNITY SERVICES [1]
11 HEALTH CARE [1]
Controlled Agencies:
TA441 ROYAL HOBART HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1820
TA442 LAUNCESTON GENERAL HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1820
TA449 CAMPBELL TOWN DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1855
TA448 BEACONSFIELD DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1890
TA463 WEST COAST DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1897
TA452 NEW NORFOLK DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1911
TA453 NORTH EASTERN SOLDIERS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL 19 Feb 1921
TA1706 ASHLEY HOME FOR BOYS 01 Feb 1922 31 Dec 1999
TA458 ST MARYS DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1936
TA455 OUSE DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1938
TA450 HUON DISTRICT HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1948 09 Jan 2001
TA457 ST HELENS DISTRICT NURSING HOSPITAL 01 Jan 1948
TA456 ROSEBERY DISTRICT HOSPITAL 14 May 1953
TA445 NORTH WEST REGIONAL HOSPITAL 01 Dec 1965
TA155 BOARD OF MANAGEMENT - ROYAL DERWENT HOSPITAL 01 Jul 1968 30 Nov 2000
TA1810 FORENSIC BIOLOGY UNIT 01 Jan 1970 01 Aug 1995
TA377 AMBULANCE TASMANIA 01 Jan 1983
TA2026 W P HOLMAN CLINIC 01 Jan 1986
TA951 TOOSEY AGED & COMMUNITY CARE 01 Jan 1990
TA968 SOUTHERN REGIONAL HEALTH BOARD 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1997
TA969 NORTHERN REGIONAL HEALTH BOARD 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1997
TA970 NORTH WEST REGIONAL HEALTH BOARD 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1997
TA1619 ACUTE CARE DIVISION 03 Feb 1993 18 Sep 1998
TA1620 AGED AND DISABILITY SUPPORT 03 Feb 1993 18 Sep 1998
TA1621 POPULATION HEALTH DIVISION 03 Feb 1993 18 Sep 1998
TA1622 CHILD, FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SUPPORT 03 Feb 1993 18 Sep 1998
TA1593 HOUSING TASMANIA 03 Feb 1993
Previous Agencies:
TA770 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 17 Jul 1989 03 Feb 1993
TA769 DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY SERVICES 17 Jul 1989 03 Feb 1993
TA968 SOUTHERN REGIONAL HEALTH BOARD 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1997
TA970 NORTH WEST REGIONAL HEALTH BOARD 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1997
Subsequent Agencies:
TA1542 DEPARTMENT OF PRIMARY INDUSTRIES, WATER AND ENVIRONMENT 18 Sep 1998 05 Apr 2006
TA1543 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 18 Sep 1998
Series Created By Agency:
AA226  GENERAL WELFARE CASE FILES 09 Mar 1915 11 Nov 1994
AD203  CORRESPONDENCE FILES 01 Jan 1919 24 Sep 1998
AE292  CASE FILES OF THE CHILD WELFARE DIVISION (NORTHERN OFFICE) 01 Jan 1932 26 Jul 2003
AD668  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE FILES - "FA FILES" 01 Jan 1938 31 Dec 1994
AE484  CASE FILES OF THE CHILD WELFARE DIVISION (NORTH WEST OFFICE) 18 Nov 1943 28 Feb 2002
AD339  CORRESPONDENCE, APPLICATIONS & ASSOCIATED RECORDS RELATING TO THE CUSTODY & WELFARE OF CHILDREN (SOUTHERN REGIONAL OFFICES). 14 Sep 1950 12 Jan 1996
AD706  FILES RELATING TO PLACES OF PUBLIC ASSEMBLY, INCLUDING LICENSED PREMISES, IN NORTH AND NORTH-EASTERN TASMANIA. 01 Jan 1956 31 Dec 1995
AD340  FOSTER CARERS FILES - SOUTHERN REGION 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1996
AD341  CARERS OTHER THAN FOSTER CARERS 01 Jan 1960 31 Dec 1996
AD652  FILES RELATING TO HOUSING, BUT ALSO INCLUDING SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY AND STAFFING MATTERS. 01 Jan 1971 31 Dec 1994
AD659  FILES RELATING TO AGED AND DISABILITY SERVICES. 01 Jan 1981 31 Dec 1994
AF325  LOG BOOKS 01 Jan 1985 24 May 1994
AF320  MINISTERIAL CORRESPONDENCE 07 Aug 1989 12 Sep 1996
AE791  GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE FILES - "SO FILES" 02 Dec 1991 07 May 1997
AF323  MASTER SET OF MINUTES FOR THE REGIONAL EXECUTIVE 12 Jul 1993 05 May 1997