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Agency ID10385
TitleMackay Municipal Council
Agency TypeLocal government authority
Start Date 25/9/1869
End Date 31/3/1903
Date NotesN/A

Created under the Municipal [Institutions]/Local Government Acts to provide local administration and public services in municipalities.

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Series IDTitleFromTo
3828Minute Books [microfilm] 1/12/1869 31/3/1903
4946Petty Cash Book 4/2/1870 31/12/1880
3832Cemetery Trust Minutes [microfilm] 1/1/1871 31/3/1903
3831Burial Registers - Mackay City Cemetery 1/8/1873 31/3/1903
3829Finance Committee Reports [microfilm] 23/9/1875 3/9/1879
19631Rate Cash Books 1/1/1881 31/1/1893
4941General Cash Books 1/1/1881 31/3/1903
3834Index to Burial Registrations [microfilm] 7/1/1884 7/1/1903
4945Rate Books 1/1/1887 31/3/1903
4942General Ledgers 12/1/1887 31/3/1903
4944Valuation Registers 1/1/1899 31/3/1903
19632Letterbook 1/1/1900 31/12/1900
4943Water Rate Books 1/1/1900 31/3/1903
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
8481Public Works Department (I) 25/9/1869 12/12/1887
236Mines and Works Department 12/12/1887 4/1/1890
2723Public Works Department II 4/1/1890 1/7/1891
107Colonial Secretary's Office 8/7/1891 29/7/1896
123Home Secretary's Office 29/7/1896 31/3/1903
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Controlled Agencies

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Previous Agencies

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Subsequent Agencies

Agency IDTitle
10386Mackay Town Council
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Related Agencies

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Finding Aids

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Publication Notes
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Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette1869, Vol. X, No. 95, p.1297
Local Authorities Act 1902
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Establishing N/A
Abolishing Local Authorities Act 1902
Administered Municipal Institutions Act of 1864
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On 25 Sep 1869 under the "Municipal Institutions Act 1864" Mackay Municipal Council was established. On 31 March 1903 under the "Local Authorities Act 1902" the Municipal Council became Mackay Town Council.

Secretary for Public Works, 21 Jul 1869 - 11 Dec 1887
Secretary for Mines and Works, 12 Dec 1887 - 4 Jan 1890
Secretary for Railways and Public Works, 4 Jan 1890 - 12 Aug 1890
Secretary for Public Works, 12 Aug 1890 - 9 Jul 1891
Colonial Secretary, c. Jul 1891 - 6 Aug 1896
Home Secretary, 6 Aug 1896 - 30 Mar 1903

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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID10385, Mackay Municipal Council
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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