Department of Transport (1972–82)
|Formed||19 December 1972|
|Dissolved||7 May 1982|
|Jurisdiction||Commonwealth of Australia|
Information about the department's functions and/or government funding allocation could be found in the Administrative Arrangements Orders, the annual Portfolio Budget Statements and in the Department's annual reports.
- Navigation and shipping
- Lighthouses, lightships, beacons and buoys
- Land transport
The Department was an Australian Public Service department, staffed by officials who were responsible to the Minister for Transport.
- CA 1492: Department of Transport [III], Head Office/ (from 1975) Central Office, Canberra and Melbourne, National Archives of Australia, retrieved 29 November 2013
- Administrative Arrangements Order made on 20 December 1972 (PDF), National Archives of Australia, 20 December 1972, p. 11, archived from the original (PDF) on 26 April 2013