Australia. Department of Science and the Environment. (1978-1980)

Also known as
Australia. Department of Science and the Environment.
Australia. Dept. of Science and the Environment.
Australia. Dept of Science and the Environment. (1978-1980)
Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office. (1978-1980)
Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office. Commonwealth of Australia. (1978-1980)
Function
Advisory or Regulatory Body; Analytical Services; Conservation or Environment; Industrial or Scientific Research
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The Department of Science and the Environment was created in December 1978, from the former Department of Science, as well as the environment and conservation functions of the Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development. In November 1980 the Department was renamed the Department of Science and Technology, with the environment functions going into the Department of Home Affairs and Environment.

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The Dept. of Science and the Environment was established on 5 December 1978 by amalgamating the Dept. of Science and the environmental sections of the Dept. of Environment, Housing and Community Development. Publications by these bodies are entered under the name used at the time of publication.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Primary description of agency CA 2749; Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office, Registration of entity: 21 November 1980
    Published: National Archives of Australia, 2000
    Series: RecordSearch

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