Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: TA1711
Title: WORKPLACE STANDARDS TASMANIA
Start Date: 05 Apr 2006
End Date: 01 Oct 2013
Description:

The agency was originally established as the Workplace Standards Authority to concentrate the regulation and supervision of working conditions in one agency. It underwent a name change on 21 March 2000 to Workplace Standards Tasmania.

Workplace Standards Tasmania was amalgamated with the Department of Justice on 5 April 2006.

In order to provide a more efficient service, Workplace Standards and WorkCover Tasmania were amalgamated to become WorkSafe Tasmania on 1 October 2013.

Information Sources:

State Service (Restructuring) Order 2006 (SR 2006 No 21)

Legislation Administered:

Legislation Creating:

State Service (Restructuring) Order 2006 (SR 2006 No 21)

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Administrative action

Functions Performed:
22 WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT [1]
Controlling Agencies:
TA1646 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (2) 02 Feb 2004
Previous Agencies:
TA1529 WORKPLACE STANDARDS AUTHORITY 27 Mar 1996 05 Apr 2006
Subsequent Agencies:
TA2053 WORKSAFE TASMANIA 01 Oct 2013
Series Created By Agency:
AF304  PHOTOGRAPHS AND NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS OF THE MOUNT ST CANICE BOILER EXPLOSION 1974 05 Sep 1974
AF301  PHOTOGRAPHS RELATED TO THE 1974 MOUNT ST. CANICE BOILER EXPLOSION 05 Sep 1974 06 Sep 1974
AF300  NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS RELATED TO THE 1974 MOUNT. ST. CANICE BOILER EXPLOSION 05 Sep 1974
AF303  FOOTAGE OF THE AFTERMATH OF THE 1974 MOUNT ST. CANICE BOILER EXPLOSION 06 Sep 1974 07 Sep 1974
AF302  FILES PERTAINING TO THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE 1974 MOUNT ST. CANICE BOILER EXPLOSION 06 Sep 1974