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  Tourist and Publicity Department [record group]   (AECB)
1891? - 1991


GENERAL

This agency was created by Archives New Zealand in order to describe the records transferred from the Tourist and Publicity Department and its predecessors. The primary functions of this department during its existence have been; encouraging tourist traffic to New Zealand, providing a booking service, developing tourist facilities and managing publicly owned scenic assets.

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Location : Wellington
Record Group Reference : TO  


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Tourist and Health Resorts Control Act 1906
ABOLISHED BY
  • New Zealand Tourism Board Act 1991
RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Rotorua Borough Council Amendment Act 1950
  • Rotorua Town Council Act 1907
  • Scenery Preservation Act 1903
  • Thermal Springs District Act 1881 Amendment Act 1883
  • Tourist and Health Resorts Control Act 1908
  • Tourist and Publicity Department Act 1963
  • Tourist Hotel Corporation Act 1955
Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 1
Date Approved: 04/07/2005