Australia. Department of the Environment and Heritage. (1998-)

Also known as
Australia. Department of the Environment and Heritage.
Australia. Dept. of Environment and Heritage.
Australia. Dept. of the Environment and Heritage.
Australia. Dept of Environment and Heritage. (1998-)
Australia. Dept of the Environment.
Australia. Dept of the Environment. (1998-)
Australia. Dept of the Environment and Heritage. (1998-)
Commonwealth of Australia. Department of the Environment and Heritage. (1998-)
Department of the Environment and Heritage. Commonwealth of Australia. (1998-)
Environment Australia. (1998-)
Function
Advisory or Regulatory Body; Conservation or Environment; Meteorology
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The Department of the Environment and Heritage, also known as Environment Australia, replaced the Department of the Environment on October 21, 1998. The Department controls agencies such as the Bureau of Meteorology, Antarctic Division, Australian Heritage Commission and Environmental Protection Authority. From their website 21 July 2000: 'The goals of the Department are to develop, in the national interest, a proper recognition of environmental, social and related economic values in government decision-making and activities; and to improve the quality of the decision-making process, program delivery and communication by ensuring that Government has available to it reliable information and advice and efficient delivery mechanisms.' The Department of Environment of Heritage is registered with the Australian Taxation Office and has the ABN: 34 190 894 98

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The Department of the Environment and Heritage, trading as Environment Australia, replaced the Department of the Environment on October 21, 1998. The Department controls agencies such as the Bureau of Meteorology, Antarctic Division, Australian Heritage Commission and Environmental Protection Authority. In late 2003, the Department ceased using the trading name, Environment Australia, and is now known only as the Department of the Environment and Heritage. In January 2007 the Department of the Enviroment and Heritage changed its name to the Dept. of the Environment and Water Resources. Works 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 the Environment and Heritage
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Primary description of agency CA 8614; Department of the Environment and Heritage, Central Office. Registration of entity: 26 October 1998
    Published: National Archives of Australia, 2000
    Series: RecordSearch

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