Australian Postmasters' Association

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Australian Postmasters' Association

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Commonwealth Postmasters' Association

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1913 - 1991


Originally formed in 1913 as the Commonwealth Postmasters' Association, it was known as the Australian Postmasters' Association from 1966. It merged into the Australian Postal and Telecommunications Union in 1991.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for postal workers

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Access points area


Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 13 December 2012




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