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  Government of South Australia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
South Australia is governed according to the principles of the Westminister system, a form of parliamentary government based on the model of the United Kingdom.
Legislative power rests with the Parliament of South Australia, which consists of the Crown, represented by the Governor of South Australia, and the two Houses, the South Australian Legislative Council and the South Australian House of Assembly.
In practice executive power is exercised by the Premier of South Australia and the Cabinet, who are appointed by the Governor, but who hold office by virtue of their ability to command the support of a majority of members of the House of Assembly.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Government_of_South_Australia   (317 words)

  
 South Australia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
South Australia's south coast is flanked by the Southern Ocean.
South Australia is a constitutional monarchy with the Queen of Australia as the head of state.
Catherine Helen Spence was the first woman in the Australia to be a candidate for political office when she nominated to be one of South Australia's delegates to the constitutional conventions that drafted the Constitution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/South_Australia   (1531 words)

  
 Government (from South Australia) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
South Australia's parliament consists of a House of Assembly with 47 members representing single-member electorates and a Legislative Council of 22 members for which the state is a single electorate.
It is bounded by Western Australia on the west, Northern Territory on the north, Queensland on the north and east, and New South Wales and Victoria on the east.
One component of government that is common to both types is a cabinet, or a body of advisers to the chief of state.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-42531   (1171 words)

  
 South Australia. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
South Australia’s coastal areas were visited by the Dutch in 1627.
In 1901, South Australia was federated as a state of the commonwealth.
The government of South Australia consists of a premier, a cabinet, and a bicameral state parliament.
www.bartleby.com /65/st/SthAus.html   (386 words)

  
 South Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The state of South Australia is large in geography, small in population and long in creativity.
The state government has played a major role in spurring on the adoption and use of technology in South Australia.
The government recognized early on the role of information technology in the economic and social growth of South Australia.
home.nc.rr.com /miskewfellowship/adelaide.html   (385 words)

  
 AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT FUNDING FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
South Australian councils will receive $105.97 million of Australian Government assistance in 2003-04 for local roads and the provision of other local government services through grants announced today by the Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government, Wilson Tuckey.
The grants to individual councils were recommended by the South Australian Local Government Grants Commission, a body established under South Australian legislation for the purpose of determining the distribution of the grants to councils in South Australia.
Mr Tuckey said that the South Australian Grants Commission, in conjunction with the regional local government associations are to be congratulated on their ongoing initiative to upgrade roads of regional significance through the allocation of 15 per cent of the available roads funding.
www.ministers.dotars.gov.au /wt/releases/2003/august/wt56_2003.htm   (466 words)

  
 Business Wire: EDS and government of South Australia announce ... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
South Australian Premier Dean Brown said, "the partnership with EDS is the most innovative of its type in the world.
The managing director of EDS Australia, Mike Butcher, said the corporation was committed to developing a long-term relationship with the government and people of South Australia.
The government announced in September of 1994 it had selected EDS as the preferred strategic partner for the outsourcing contract.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:17449010&refid=ink_tptd_np   (483 words)

  
 Defence South Australia :: The Defence Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
South Australia is the location of preference not only for Australian defence industry, but for the Asia Pacific regional headquarters and operations of some of the world's leading defence companies.
The State is the centre of Australia’s defence industry effort.
Indeed, South Australia is acknowledged as Australia's leader in defence electronics.
www.defence-sa.com   (222 words)

  
 Local Government Association of South Australia - - Adelaide, South Australia
Bill Cossey is a former senior South Australian public servant, having performed executive management roles in a range of State organisations including the Attorney General's Dept, the State Courts Administration, the Department of Industry and Trade, and the Adelaide Festival Centre.
These three prominent South Australians bring a range of skills and experience to the task and, while not currently or previously directly involved in local government in the State, they understand the roles and functions of local government and its interaction with the other spheres of government, the community, and business sector.
The FSRB is encouraged to prepare a discussion paper addressing each element of the Terms of Reference and to consider the benefits of producing a draft/interim report for public comment prior to its finalisation.
www.lga.sa.gov.au /site/page.cfm?c=8319   (1195 words)

  
 Department of Health > Home
Staff of the Department work to achieve the health targets set out in South Australia’s Strategic Plan.
We are always working to find better ways to reach the goals of healthy and fit South Australians, who can count on a well-managed system providing them with good health education, prevention and care.
We are committed to ensuring a quality, safe and accessible health care system, and to improving the health and well-being of all South Australians.
www.health.sa.gov.au   (264 words)

  
 South Australian Government Financing Authority Privacy/Disclaimer Statement
The Information has been prepared in accordance with Australian law for the supply of goods and services, and is governed by and should be construed according to the applicable laws in the State of South Australia and the Commonwealth of Australia.
Subject to any terms implied by law which cannot be excluded, SAFA accepts no responsibility in any way (including by reason of negligence) for any loss, damage, cost or expense (whether direct or indirect) incurred by you as a result of any error, omission or misrepresentation in any of the Information on this site.
In addition to these Terms of Use, the Information on this site is also governed by the disclaimer contained on the South Australia Central government website ("SA Central Disclaimer").
www.safa.sa.gov.au   (432 words)

  
 SA Government Copyright   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Copyright in the material provided by the Government of South Australia agencies and instrumentalities and non-government organisations belongs to those agencies and organisations.
For reproduction or use of the Government of South Australia's copyright material beyond this limited licence, permission must be sought from the relevant agency or instrumentality of the Government of South Australia, as identified in the relevant WWW page.
No permission to reproduce or use the Government of South Australia's copyright material, other than that expressly stated above, is to be implied by the availability of that material on this Site.
www.sacentral.sa.gov.au /site/page.cfm?u=60   (245 words)

  
 Service SA - Government Directory
SA Parliament, the South Australian Governor and other State Public sector organisations can also be located.
See a complete list of all State Government departments and enterprises and their agencies, business units and branches.
View the Cabinet website for SA Government minister media releases and electorate details.
www.service.sa.gov.au /agencies.asp   (224 words)

  
 Australia - Government Markets - South Australia - Research and Markets - Market Research Reports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The machineries of government represent the largest consumers of IT&T goods and services in each State and Territory in Australia, as well as at the national/federal level.
In terms of e-commerce and, to a lesser extent, broadband, a common strategy has been to use the governments buying power to drive demand for services in the wider community.
This government consumption of IT&T goods and services complements moves towards the online delivery of government services (e-government).
www.researchandmarkets.com /reportinfo.asp?report_id=303688   (164 words)

  
 Local Government Association of South Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
When the Local Government Association of South Australia went to upgrade to Microsoft Office XP, it was discovered that mission-critical Microsoft Access 97 database applications would not run on Access XP.
While testing the migration of the LGA's files, IT consultants, Terra Electronics, found that some could be upgraded easily, while others with custom Visual Basic code, reported a mixture of compilation errors, VBA object library errors and run time errors.
Both Terra Electronics and the LGA will use ConverterTechnology products and services in future as Microsoft Office moves onto the.NET framework, and are considering upgrading the LGA database from Access to SQL using ConverterTechnology's capabilities in this area.
www.officeconverter.com /news.cfm?ID=74   (364 words)

  
 Welcome to the SA Tenders & Contracts website
SA Tenders & Contracts is the central source for public procurement opportunities within South Australia.
If you are a registered member with SA Tenders & Contracts, you can elect to be notified by e-mail of tenders that may be of interest to you.
The site is designed for the publication of all tenders within the South Australian Public Sector and any associated documentation that can be made available for download by registered users of the site.
www.tenders.sa.gov.au /index.do   (267 words)

  
 The Justice Portfolio
The Attorney-General's Department provides legal services to the State Government, and consumer law-related and regulatory services and complaint handling function to the community of South Australia.
Offices of the Attorney-General's Department are located throughout the state of South Australia.
The Chief Executive's office is located in the central business district of Adelaide.
www.justice.sa.gov.au /agency_show.asp?id=29   (90 words)

  
 South Australian Department of Education & Children's Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
From this year, the State Government is introducing new, easy to understand school reports for all students in government schools in South Australia.
For more information view the New SA Student Report Information PDF or visit the SACSA website.
South Australian Department of Education and Children's Services trading as South Australian Government Schools - CRICOS Provider No 00018A.
www.dete.sa.gov.au /decs_home.asp   (66 words)

  
 Immigration SA :: Sponsoring Skilled and Business Migrants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
We've got a ton of information to help you make a change for the better and migrate to South Australia.
Or are you a Retiree looking to spend some of your retirement years in sunny South Australia?
If you are considering moving to South Australia from Interstate, the Make the Move website can provide you with a informed snapshot of Adelaide to assist you with making a decision to move to Adelaide.
www.immigration.sa.gov.au   (275 words)

  
 Planning SA
Welcome to Planning SA This is the State Government site for information about South Australia's planning and development system and associated services, including the building rules.
Coast Park is a State Government initiative to develop a 70km linear park right along the metropolitan Adelaide coastline, from North Haven through to Sellicks Beach.
The State Government has moved to expand the Coastal (Conservation) Zone at North Brighton.
www.planning.sa.gov.au   (540 words)

  
 Local Government Association of South Australia - Welcome - Adelaide, South Australia
Local Government Association of South Australia - Welcome - Adelaide, South Australia
Welcome. SA depends on local Councils for economic, social and environmental support through libraries, roads, recycling, recreation, immunisation and many other services. Councils are part of our system of government and work together through the Local Government Association.
Grants and the LG Research and Development Scheme
www.lga.sa.gov.au   (157 words)

  
 Food index - Department of Health - Government of South Australia
Food index - Department of Health - Government of South Australia
Preserving the identity of non-GM crops in SA
Food Science Australia - CSIRO and AFISC (Aust)
www.dh.sa.gov.au /pehs/food-index.htm   (75 words)

  
 South Australia Central
Click on the link to see the road closures due to the Clipsal 500 event.
The Clipsal 500 Adelaide, a round of the AVESCO V8 Supercar Championship Series, is Australia’s largest domestic motor sport event.
Welcome to SA Central - The Gateway to South Australia
www.sa.gov.au   (64 words)

  
 OCBA - Office of Consumer and Business Affairs
Check if a person or company is licensed in South Australia.
Information on the disclaimer for the Office of Consumer and Business Affairs website is provided on behalf of South Australia Central http://www.sacentral.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm?u=61
The South Australian Office of Consumer and Business Affairs (OCBA) is committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal information, consistent with the South Australian Government's Information Privacy Principles.
www.ocba.sa.gov.au   (312 words)

  
 Government in South Australia
Federal Government This official government site includes overviews, legislation, Hansard, Bills, members of Parliament, and government department and agencies.
Federal Parliament proceedings live Click on the 'Broadcasting LIVE Parliament' link, to see and listen to live broadcasts from Canberra.
Please email any comments or reports of broken or inappropriate links to the Editor
www.bcl.com.au /adelaide/gov.htm   (91 words)

  
 NSW Government Portal
Current temperatures and forecast for New South Wales.
Holiday destinations of NSW - there's no place like it+
Experience breathtaking beaches and coastlines, World Heritage National Parks, real Australia outback, snow-capped ski fields, lush farming country and the dazzling city lights of Sydney.
www.nsw.gov.au   (177 words)

  
 Defence South Australia :: South Australian Government   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
South Australia has established a unique framework to communicate ideas and implement State strategies.
The framework comprises the Defence Industry Advisory Board (DIAB), the Defence Unit within the Department of Trade and Economic Development and the Defence Teaming Centre (DTC).
Please select one of the following menu items:
www.defence-sa.com /html/sagov/index_about.htm   (48 words)

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