Agency Details

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Agency ID871
TitleElectoral Registrar, Herberton
Agency TypeRegional or District Office
Start Date 1/12/1885
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A

Responsible for administration of electoral enrolments and elections within an electoral district

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Series IDTitleFromTo
10122Electoral Papers 1/12/1885 31/12/1888
10124Electoral Roll Claim Forms 1/12/1885 31/12/1889
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
107Colonial Secretary's Office 1/12/1885 28/7/1896
123Home Secretary's Office 29/7/1896 31/5/1899
368State Electoral Office 1/6/1899 19/6/1992
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Finding Aids

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Publication Notes
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Information Sources

Elections Act of 1885
Elections Act of 1874
Electoral Rolls Act of 1879
Queensland Government Gazette, 1899, vol LXXI, p. 1153
Queensland Government Gazette, 1917 vol CIX, p. 1999
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Establishing Elections Act of 1885
Abolishing N/A
Administered Elections Act of 1885
Electoral Rolls Act of 1879
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Electoral enrolment


Colonial Secretary, 1 Dec 1885 - 6 Aug 1896
Home Secretary, 6 Aug 1896 - 14 Dec 1917
Attorney General, 14 Dec 1917 - 22 Oct 1919
Minister for Justice, 22 Oct 1919 - 7 Apr 1920
Attorney-General, 7 Apr 1920 - 14 Nov 1957
Minister for Justice & Attorney General, 14 Nov 1957 - 20 Dec 1971
Minister for Justice, 20 Dec 1971 - 20 Jun 1972
Minister for Justice & Attorney General, 20 Jun 1972 - 31 Aug 1989
Minister for Justice, 31 Aug 1989 - 7 Dec 1989
Minister for Justice and Corrective Services, 7 Dec 1989 -


The term electoral registrar does not seem to be used prior to the Elections Act of 1885.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID871, Electoral Registrar, Herberton
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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