Federal Police Association

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Federal Police Association

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1933 - 1982


The ACT Police Officers' Association (1933-1979) and subsequently the Federal Police Association (1979-1982) represented the industrial interests of the ACT police until 1982. In August 1982 the Commonwealth Police Officers' Association and Federal Police Association officially merged, and the Industrial Registrar gave the CPOA consent to alter its name to the Australian Federal Police Association (AFPA).


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for police officers

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Australian Federal Police Association (1982 -)

Identifier of the related entity

Category of the relationship


Dates of the relationship

1982 - ?

Description of relationship

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 on 4 September 2012




AFPA website, http://www.afpa.org.au/history.html (accessed on 4 September 2012)

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