Agency VA 478
Ballaarat (Municipal District 1855-1863; Borough 1863-1870; City 1870-1994)
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Date Range: 1855 - 1994
 
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Ballaarat was created a municipality by proclamation on the 18th December 1855. The municipality was created a Borough on October 1863. The Borough was subsequently proclaimed a City on 9 September 1870. On 25th May 1921 the City amalgamated with the Town of Ballaarat East (VA 706).

Local Government Reform 1993-1995

The City of "Ballaarat" was abolished in 1994 as part of a statewide program of local government reform enacted between 1993 and 1995. The reform process reduced the number of councils from 210 to 78.

The City of "Ballarat" (VA 3731) has been appointed as the successor in law of the:
- City of Ballaarat [VA 748]
- Shire of Ballarat [VA 2380]
- Borough of Sebastopol [VA 742]
- Shire of Bungaree [VA 2398]
- Shire of Buninyong [VA 4617]
- Shire of Grenville [VA 2436]
- Shire of Ripon [VA 2496]

and has assumed its rights, assets and liabilities.
 
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? 1856 - ? 1869 Rate Assessment Books VPRS 7260 Ballarat Open
? 1858 - ? 1863 Rate Assessment Books [REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7260/P2] VPRS 7259 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1863 - ? 1870 General Rate Book [RECORDS REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7243/P2] VPRS 7261 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1863 - ? 1901 Rate Payment Ledgers VPRS 7263 Ballarat Open
? 1863 - ? 1952 General Rate Books VPRS 7243 Ballarat Open
? 1865 - ? 1870 Rate Valuation Books (SERIES REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7265/P2) VPRS 7262 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1865 - ? 1902 Rate Valuation Books VPRS 7265 Ballarat Open
? 1868 - ? 1868 Special Rate Book (SERIES REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7298/P2) VPRS 7301 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1868 - ? 1869 Special Rate Payment Ledgers VPRS 7300 Ballarat Open
? 1868 - ? 1883 Special Rate Books VPRS 7298 Ballarat Open
? 1868 - ? 1890 Index to Council Minutes VPRS 13008 Ballarat Open
? 1872 - ? 1901 Rate Payment Ledgers (SERIES REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7263/P2) VPRS 7264 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1875 - ? 1886 Voter's Rolls VPRS 7303 Ballarat Open
? 1882 - ? 1882 Rate Valuation Books (SERIES REPROCESSED AS VPRS 7265/P3) VPRS 7302 Ballarat Not Applicable
? 1949 - ? 1983 General Rate and Valuation Cards VPRS 16319 Ballarat Open
? 1983 - 1994 General Rate and Valuation Records, Computer Printouts VPRS 16396 Ballarat Open
1855 - 1994 Council Minutes VPRS 13007 Ballarat Open
1856 - ? 1986 General Correspondence Files VPRS 2500 Ballarat Open
1856 - 1987 Outward Letter Books VPRS 8118 Ballarat Open
1858 - cont Specifications, Contracts and Tenders VPRS 2503 Ballarat Open
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1855 - 1994 Municipalities VF 397
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1855 - 1994 Municipalities VRG 12