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1216.0 - Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC), 2001  
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This appendix contains details of all changes to Statistical Divisions, Statistical Subdivisions, Statistical Local Areas and Statistical Districts between ASGC Editions 1996 and 2001. Significant changes between ASGC Editions 2000 and 2001 are also listed in Appendix 4.



STATISTICAL DIVISION
NameCodeNature of ChangeDate of change to ASGC

Barwon10Reduced by transfer of minor part of Colac-Otway (S) - South to Western District*
1-7-98
Central Highlands20Enlarged to include parts of Moyne (S) - North-East and S. Grampians (S) Bal from Western District
1-7-98
East Gippsland50Enlarged to include a small part of La Trobe (S) Bal from Gippsland*
1-7-98
Gippsland55Reduced by the transfer of a small part of La Trobe (S) Bal to East Gippsland*
1-7-98
Goulburn40Minor boundary adjustments with Melbourne* and Loddon; reduced by the transfer of part of Moira (S) - East to Ovens-Murray*
1-7-98
Loddon35Minor boundary adjustment with Goulburn
1-7-98
Mallee30Enlarged to include part of Hindmarsh (S) from Wimmera*; reduced by the transfer of a small part of Buloke (S) - South and part of Mildura (RC) - Pt B* to Wimmera
1-7-98
Melbourne05Minor boundary adjustment with Goulburn*
1-7-98
Ovens-Murray45Enlarged to include part of Moira (S) - East from Goulburn*
1-7-98
Western District15Enlarged to include part of Horsham (RC) Bal from Wimmera and a minor part of Colac-Otway (S) - South from Barwon*; reduced by transfer of a small part of S. Grampians (S) - Wannon to Wimmera and parts of Moyne (S) - North-East and S. Grampians (S) Bal to Central Highlands
1-7-98
Wimmera25Enlarged to include a small part of Buloke (S) - South and part of Mildura (RC) - Pt B* from Mallee, and a small part of S. Grampians (S) - Wannon from Western District; reduced by the transfer of part of Horsham (RC) Bal to Western District and part of Hindmarsh (S) to Mallee*
1-7-98

STATISTICAL SUBDIVISION
NameCodeNature of Change
Date of change to ASGC

East Ovens-Murray4515Reduced by the transfer of part of Alpine (S) - West to Wodonga
1-7-99
Glenelg1510Enlarged to include part of Moyne (S) - North-West from Hopkins
1-7-98
and part of Horsham (RC) Bal from South Wimmera; reduced by
transfer of parts of S. Grampians (S) Bal to Hopkins and West Central
Highlands, and part of S. Grampians (S) - Wannon to South Wimmera
Hopkins1505Enlarged to include minor part of Colac-Otway (S) - South from West
1-7-98
Barwon* and part of S. Grampians (S) Bal from Glenelg; reduced
by transfer of part of Moyne (S) - North-West to Glenelg and part of
Moyne (S) - North-East to West Central Highlands
Reduced by the transfer of Warrnambool (C) to Warrnambool City
1-7-01
La Trobe Valley5505Reduced by transfer of a small part of La Trobe (S) Bal to Wellington Shire*
1-7-98
North Goulburn4010Reduced by transfer of part of Moira (S) - East to West Ovens-Murray*
1-7-98
North Loddon3510Minor boundary adjustment with South West Goulburn
1-7-98
Northern Outer Melbourne0540Minor boundary adjustment with South West Goulburn*
1-7-98
North Wimmera2510Enlarged to include parts of N. Grampians (S) - Stawell and West Wimmera (S)* from South Wimmera, and part of Mildura (RC) - Pt B from West Mallee*; reduced by transfer of part of Hindmarsh (S) to West Mallee*
1-7-98
South Eastern Outer Melbourne0580Reduced by the transfer of a small part of Cardinia (S) - North to Yarra Ranges Shire Part A
1-7-98
South West Goulburn4020Minor boundary adjustments with Northern Outer Melbourne* and North Loddon
1-7-98
South Wimmera2505Enlarged to include part of S. Grampians (S) - Wannon from Glenelg and parts of Buloke (S) - South and Mildura (RC) - Pt B* from West Mallee; reduced by transfer of part of Horsham (RC) Bal to Glenelg and parts of N. Grampians (S) - Stawell and West Wimmera (S)* to North Wimmera
1-7-98
Warrnambool City1501Created from part of Hopkins. Comprises Warrnambool (C) SLA
1-7-01
Wellington Shire5015Enlarged to include a small part of La Trobe (S) Bal from La Trobe Valley*
1-7-98
West Barwon1015Reduced by transfer of minor part of Colac-Otway (S) - South to Hopkins*
1-7-98
West Central Highlands2015Enlarged to include part of Moyne (S) - North-East from Hopkins and part of S. Grampians (S) Bal from Glenelg
1-7-98
West Mallee3010Enlarged to include part of Hindmarsh (S) from North Wimmera*; reduced by transfer of parts of Buloke (S) - South and Mildura (RC) - Pt B* to South Wimmera, and part of Mildura (RC) - Pt B to North Wimmera*
1-7-98
West Ovens-Murray4510Enlarged to include part of Moira (S) - East from North Goulburn*; reduced by transfer of part of Wangaratta (RC) - North to Wodonga
1-7-98
Wodonga4505Enlarged to include part of Wangaratta (RC) - North from West Ovens-Murray
1-7-98
Enlarged to include part of Alpine (S) - West from East Ovens-Murray
1-7-99
Yarra Ranges Shire Part A0560Enlarged to include small part of Cardinia (S) - North from South Eastern Outer Melbourne
1-7-98

STATISTICAL DISTRICT
NameCodeNature of Change
Date of change to ASGC

Albury-Wodonga (NSW/VIC)1218Enlarged to include a part transferred from Wangaratta (RC) - North to Indigo (S) - Pt A
1-7-98
Enlarged to include a part transferred from Alpine (S) - West to Indigo (S) - Pt A
1-7-99
La Trobe Valley2039Reduced by the transfer of a part of La Trobe (S) Bal to Wellington (S) - Alberton*
1-7-98
Warrnambool2025New S Dist. created. Comprises Warrnambool (C) SLA
1-7-01

STATISTICAL LOCAL AREA
NameCodeNature of Change
Approx. change in area (ha)
Date of change to ASGC

Alpine (S) - West0112Lost to Indigo (S) - Pt A
-163
1-7-99
Ararat (RC)0260Gained from Moyne (S) - North-East
+37050
1-7-98
Gained from S. Grampians (S) Bal
+13630
1-7-98
Buloke (S) - South1272Lost to N. Grampians (S) - St Arnaud
-119
1-7-98
Cardinia (S) - North1452Lost to Yarra Ranges (S) - South-West
-10
1-7-98
C. Goldfields (S) Bal1674Gained from Loddon (S) - South*
+247
1-7-98
Colac-Otway (S) - South1755Lost to Corangamite (S) - South*
-2282
1-7-98
Corangamite (S) - South1832Gained from Colac-Otway (S) - South*
+2282
1-7-98
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central2621Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner West
+3
1-7-01
Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Eaglehawk
-25
1-7-01
Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner West
-34
1-7-01
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Eaglehawk2622Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central
+25
1-7-01
Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner West
-4
1-7-01
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner East2623Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - S'saye
+157
1-7-01
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner West2625Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central
+34
1-7-01
Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - Eaglehawk
+4
1-7-01
Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central
-3
1-7-01
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Pt B2628Gained from Mitchell (S) - North
+503
1-7-98
Lost to Mitchell (S) - North
-91
1-7-98
Gr. Bendigo (C) - S'saye2626Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner East
-157
1-7-01
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong2671Lost to Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal
-5
1-7-01
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal2674Gained from Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong
+5
1-7-01
Hindmarsh (S)2980Gained from Mildura (RC) - Pt B*
+20780
1-7-98
Gained from West Wimmera (S)*
+2262
1-7-98
Lost to Mildura (RC) - Pt B*
-7860
1-7-98
Horsham (RC) Bal3194Gained from N. Grampians (S) - Stawell*
+2183
1-7-98
Gained from S. Grampians (S) - Wannon
+86
1-7-98
Lost to S. Grampians (S) - Wannon
-694
1-7-98
Lost to West Wimmera (S)*
-794
1-7-98
Indigo (S) - Pt A3351Gained from Towong (S) - Pt A
+1
1-7-98
Gained from Wangaratta (RC) - North
+84
1-7-98
Gained from Alpine (S) - West
+163
1-7-99
La Trobe (S) - Moe3811Gained from La Trobe (S) - Morwell
+50
1-7-98
Gained all of Yallourn Works Area
+2730
1-7-98
Renamed Latrobe (C) - Moe following LGA name change
nil
1-7-00
La Trobe (S) - Morwell3814Lost to La Trobe (S) - Moe
-50
1-7-98
Renamed Latrobe (C) - Morwell following LGA name change
nil
1-7-00
La Trobe (S) - Traralgon3815Renamed Latrobe (C) - Traralgon following LGA name change
nil
1-7-00
La Trobe (S) Bal3818Lost to Wellington (S) - Alberton*
-559
1-7-98
Renamed Latrobe (C) Bal following LGA name change
nil
1-7-00
Latrobe (C) - Moe3811Renamed from La Trobe (S) - Moe
nil
1-7-00
Latrobe (C) - Morwell3814Renamed from La Trobe (S) - Morwell
nil
1-7-00
Latrobe (C) - Traralgon3815Renamed from La Trobe (S) - Traralgon
nil
1-7-00
Latrobe (C) Bal3818Renamed from La Trobe (S) Bal
nil
1-7-00
Loddon (S) - South3945Lost to C. Goldfields (S) Bal*
-247
1-7-98
Manningham (C) - West4214Lost to Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.
negligible
1-7-00
Melbourne (C) - Inner4601Gained from Melbourne (C) - Remainder
+12
1-7-98
Melbourne (C) - Remainder4602Lost to Melbourne (C) - Inner
-12
1-7-98
Lost to Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands
-471
1-7-98
SLA code changed to 4608
nil
1-7-98
Melbourne (C) - Remainder4608SLA code changed from 4602
nil
1-7-98
(see 4602 Melbourne (C) - Remainder)
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands4605Created from part of Melbourne (C) - Remainder
+471
1-7-98
Mildura (RC) - Pt B4782Gained from Hindmarsh (S)*
+7860
1-7-98
Lost to Hindmarsh (S)*
-20780
1-7-98
Lost to West Wimmera (S)*
-2053
1-7-98
Mitchell (S) - North4851Gained from Gr. Bendigo (C) - Pt B
+91
1-7-98
Lost to Gr. Bendigo (C) - Pt B
-503
1-7-98
Moira (S) - East4901Lost to Wangaratta (RC) - North*
-1127
1-7-98
Moyne (S) - North-East5491Lost to Ararat (RC)
-37050
1-7-98
Moyne (S) - North-West5493Gained from S. Grampians (S) Bal
+3856
1-7-98
Lost to S. Grampians (S) Bal
-1735
1-7-98
Moyne (S) - South5496Lost to Warrnambool (C)*
-114
1-7-98
Murrindindi (S) - West5622Gained from Nillumbik (S) Bal*
+24
1-7-98
Lost to Nillumbik (S) Bal*
-334
1-7-98
Nillumbik (S) - South-West5715Lost to Whittlesea (C) - North
-51
1-7-99
Nillumbik (S) Bal5718Gained from Murrindindi (S) - West*
+334
1-7-98
Lost to Murrindindi (S) - West*
-24
1-7-98
N. Grampians (S) - St Arnaud5811Gained from Buloke (S) - South
+119
1-7-98
Gained from N. Grampians (S) - Stawell
+11580
1-7-98
N. Grampians (S) - Stawell5814Lost to Horsham (RC) Bal*
-2183
1-7-98
Lost to N. Grampians (S) - St Arnaud
-11580
1-7-98
Lost to Yarriambiack (S) - South
-15460
1-7-98
S. Grampians (S) - Wannon6264Gained from Horsham (RC) Bal
+694
1-7-98
Lost to Horsham (RC) Bal
-86
1-7-98
S. Grampians (S) Bal6265Gained from Moyne (S) - North-West
+1735
1-7-98
Lost to Ararat (RC)
-13630
1-7-98
Lost to Moyne (S) - North-West
-3856
1-7-98
Towong (S) - Pt A6671Lost to Indigo (S) - Pt A
-1
1-7-98
Wangaratta (RC) - North6704Gained from Moira (S) - East*
+1127
1-7-98
Lost to Indigo (S) - Pt A
-84
1-7-98
Warrnambool (C)6730Gained from Moyne (S) - South*
+114
1-7-98
Wellington (S) - Alberton6811Gained from La Trobe (S) Bal*
+559
1-7-98
West Wimmera (S)6890Gained from Horsham (RC) Bal*
+794
1-7-98
Gained from Mildura (RC) - Pt B*
+2053
1-7-98
Lost to Hindmarsh (S)*
-2262
1-7-98
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.6984Gained from Manningham (C) - West
negligible
1-7-00
Whittlesea (C) - North7071Gained from Nillumbik (S) - South-West
+51
1-7-99
Wyndham (C) - North7261Created from part of Wyndham (C) - Werribee and
+14552
1-7-01
part of Wyndham (C) Bal
Wyndham (C) - North-West7262Abolished. Included in Wyndham (C) - West
1-7-01
Wyndham (C) - South7264Created from part of Wyndham (C) Bal
+14030
1-7-01
Wyndham (C) - Werribee7265Abolished. Major part included in Wyndham (C) - North; remainder included in Wyndham (C) - West
1-7-01
Wyndham (C) - West7267Created from all of Wyndham (C) - North-West, part of Wyndham (C) Bal and part of Wyndham (C) - Werribee
+25587
1-7-01
Wyndham (C) Bal7268Abolished. Major part included in Wyndham (C) - South and minor parts in Wyndham (C) - North and Wyndham (C) - West
1-7-01
Yallourn Works Area8509Included in La Trobe (S) - Moe
-2730
1-7-98
Yarra Ranges (S) - South-West7455Gained from Cardinia (S) - North
+10
1-7-98
Yarriambiack (S) - South7632Gained from N. Grampians (S) - Stawell
+15460
1-7-98


* Spatial unit changes marked with an asterisk affect 1996 Census boundaries only. These boundaries were amended to correct a discrepancy in the mapping of 1996 Local Government Areas.

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