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Sport and Recreation Tasmania
Agency Number:
Start Date:
09 Aug 2002
End Date:
01 Jul 2014
In August 2002, Sport and Recreation Tasmania was formed as a division within the new Department of Economic Development. Its mission was to ensure that all Tasmanians are physically active through sport and recreation.

On 1 July 2014, Sport and Recreation Tasmania came under the control of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, merging with Community Development to become a new division within the Department.
Information Sources:
Sport And Recreation Tasmania website 2014, Department of Premier and Cabinet annual report 2014-15
Legislation Creating:
Administrative action 2002; State Service (Restructuring) Order (No. 3) 2014 (S.R. 2014, No. 76)
Functions Performed:
Sport and recreation
Previous Agencies:
Office of Sport and Recreation (TA1558)27 Mar 199609 Aug 2002
Subsequent Agencies:
Community Sport and Recreation (TA2178)01 Jul 2014