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1216.0 - Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC), 2001  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/09/2001   
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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

South West10Minor boundary adjustment with Upper Great Southern
1-7-99
Upper Great Southern20Minor boundary adjustment with South West
1-7-99

STATISTICAL SUBDIVISION
NameCodeNature of ChangeDate of change to ASGC

Bunbury1003Created from part of Preston. Comprises Bunbury (C),
1-7-01
Capel (S) - Pt A, Dardanup (S) - Pt A and Harvey (S) - Pt A SLAs
Carnegie3510Reduced by the transfer of part of Murchison (S) to Gascoyne
1-7-98
Central Metropolitan0505Enlarged to include a small part of Stirling (C) - Central from North Metropolitan
1-7-98
Dale1005Minor boundary adjustment with Hotham
1-7-99
Abolished. Parts included in Preston and Mandurah
1-7-01
East Metropolitan0510Enlarged to include part of Stirling (C) - South-Eastern from North Metropolitan
1-7-98
Enlarged to include part of Stirling (C) - South-Eastern from North Metropolitan
1-7-99
Reduced by the transfer of part of Kalamunda (S) to South East Metropolitan*
1-7-99
Gascoyne3505Enlarged to include part of Murchison (S) from Carnegie
1-7-98
Geraldton3503Created from part of Greenough River. Comprises Geraldton (C) and Greenough (S) - Pt A SLAs
1-7-01
Greenough River3515Reduced by the transfer of Geraldton (C) and part of Greenough (S) to Geraldton
1-7-01
Hotham2005Minor boundary adjustment with Dale
1-7-99
Kalgoorlie/Boulder City Part A3001Created from part of Lefroy. Comprises Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A SLA
1-7-01
Lefroy3005Reduced by the transfer of Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A to Kalgoorlie/Boulder City Part A
1-7-01
Mandurah1001Created from part of Dale. Comprises Mandurah (C) and Murray (S) SLAs
1-7-01
North Metropolitan0515Reduced by the transfer of part of Stirling (C) - South-Eastern to East Metropolitan and a small part of Stirling (C) - Central to Central Metropolitan
1-7-98
Reduced by the transfer of part of Stirling (C) - South-Eastern to East Metropolitan
1-7-99
Preston1010Enlarged to include Boddington (S) and Waroona (S) from Dale; reduced by the transfer of Bunbury (C) and parts of Capel (S), Dardanup (S) and Harvey (S) to Bunbury
1-7-01
South East Metropolitan0525Reduced by the transfer of a small part of Canning (C) to South West Metropolitan
1-7-98
Enlarged to include part of Kalamunda (S) from East Metropolitan*
1-7-99
South West Metropolitan0520Enlarged to include a small part of Canning (C) from South East Metropolitan
1-7-98


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

Albany (C) - Central0081Renamed from Albany (T)
nil
1-7-98
Albany (C) Bal0084Renamed from Albany (S)
nil
1-7-98
Albany (S)0140Renamed Albany (C) Bal
nil
1-7-98
Albany (T)0070Renamed Albany (C) - Central
nil
1-7-98
Bayswater (C)0420Gained from Stirling (C) - South-Eastern
+525
1-7-98
Gained from Stirling (C) - South-Eastern
+1
1-7-99
Belmont (C)0490Lost to Canning (C)
-1
1-7-98
Boddington (S)0630Gained from Wandering (S)
+2
1-7-99
Lost to Murray (S)
-1230
1-7-99
Lost to Wandering (S)
-15
1-7-99
Boyup Brook (S)0770Gained from Bridgetown-Greenbushes (S)
+22
1-7-99
Bridgetown-Greenbushes (S)0840Lost to Boyup Brook (S)
-22
1-7-99
Bunbury (C)1190Gained from Dardanup (S)
negligible
1-7-99
Cambridge (T)1310Lost to Subiaco (S)
-5
1-7-98
Canning (C)1330Gained from Belmont (C)
+1
1-7-98
Gained from Gosnells (C)
negligible
1-7-98
Lost to Melville (C)
negligible
1-7-98
Capel (S)1400Split into two SLAs; Capel (S) - Pt A and Capel (S) - Pt B
1-7-01
Capel (S) - Pt A1401Created from part of Capel (S)
+3648
1-7-01
Capel (S) - Pt B1404Created from part of Capel (S)
+52080
1-7-01
Carnarvon (S)1540Lost to Exmouth (S)
-52,814
1-7-00
Gained from Shark Bay (S)*
+9210
1-7-01
Chapman Valley (S)1610Gained from Northampton (S)
+8.2
1-7-00
Cockburn (C)1820Gained from Kwinana (T)
negligible
1-7-99
Dardanup (S)2660Lost to Bunbury (C)
negligible
1-7-99
Split into two SLAs; Dardanup (S) - Pt A and Dardanup (S) - Pt B
1-7-01
Dardanup (S) - Pt A2661Created from part of Dardanup (S)
+872
1-7-01
Dardanup (S) - Pt B2664Created from part of Dardanup (S)
+51780
1-7-01
Exmouth (S)3360Gained from Carnarvon (S)
+52,814
1-7-00
Gosnells (C)3780Lost to Canning (C)
negligible
1-7-98
Gained from Kalamunda (S)*
+22
1-7-99
Greenough (S)3850Split into two SLAs; Greenough (S) - Pt A and Greenough (S) - Pt B
1-7-01
Greenough (S) - Pt A3851Created from part of Greenough (S)
+14270
1-7-01
Greenough (S) - Pt B3854Created from part of Greenough (S)
+160900
1-7-01
Harvey (S)3990Split into two SLAs; Harvey (S) - Pt A and Harvey (S) - Pt B
1-7-01
Harvey (S) - Pt A3991Created from part of Harvey (S)
+2784
1-7-01
Harvey (S) - Pt B3994Created from part of Harvey (S)
+170000
1-7-01
Joondalup (C) - North4171Renamed from Wanneroo (C) - Central Coastal, SLA code changed from 8751
nil
1-7-98
Gained from Wanneroo (C) - North-East
+676
1-7-98
Lost to Wanneroo (C) - North-East
-316
1-7-99
Joondalup (C) - South4174Renamed from Wanneroo (C) - South-West, SLA code changed from 8758
nil
1-7-98
Lost to Wanneroo (C) - South
-153
1-7-99
Kalamunda (S)4200Lost to Gosnells (C)*
-22
1-7-99
Lost to Swan (S)
-1
1-7-99
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C)4280Split into two SLAs; Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A and Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt B
1-7-01
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A4281Created from part of Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C)
+10300
1-7-01
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt B4284Created from part of Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C)
+9547000
1-7-01
Kwinana (T)4830Lost to Cockburn (C)
negligible
1-7-99
Laverton (S)4970Gained from Leonora (S)
+426
1-7-99
Lost to Leonora (S)
-2590
1-7-99
Leonora (S)5040Gained from Laverton (S)
+2590
1-7-99
Lost to Laverton (S)
-426
1-7-99
Melville (C)5320Gained from Canning (C)
negligible
1-7-98
Murchison (S)6160Lost to Upper Gascoyne (S)
-12026
1-7-98
Murray (S)6230Gained from Waroona (S)
+129
1-7-98
Lost to Waroona (S)
-161
1-7-98
Gained from Boddington (S)
+1230
1-7-99
Narrogin (S)6510Lost to Narrogin (T)*
-38
1-7-99
Narrogin (T)6440Gained from Narrogin (S)*
+38
1-7-99
Northampton (S)6790Lost to Chapman Valley (S)
-8.2
1-7-00
Nungarin (S)6860Gained from Trayning (S)*
+80
1-7-99
Shark Bay (S)7770Lost to Upper Gascoyne (S)
-67000
1-7-98
Lost to Carnarvon (S)*
-9210
1-7-01
Stirling (C) - Central7914Lost to Vincent (T)
negligible
1-7-98
Stirling (C) - South-Eastern7916Lost to Bayswater (C)
-525
1-7-98
Lost to Bayswater (C)
-1
1-7-99
Subiaco (C)7980Gained from Cambridge (T)
+5
1-7-98
Swan (S)8050Gained from Kalamunda (S)
+1
1-7-99
LGA proclaimed a City; renamed Swan (C)
nil
1-7-00
Trayning (S)8400Lost to Nungarin (S)*
-80
1-7-99
Upper Gascoyne (S)8470Gained from Murchison (S)
+12026
1-7-98
Gained from Shark Bay (S)
+67000
1-7-98
Vincent (T)8570Gained from Stirling (C) - Central
negligible
1-7-98
Wandering (S)8680Gained from Boddington (S)
+15
1-7-99
Lost to Boddington (S)
-2
1-7-99
Lost to Williams (S)
-3
1-7-99
Wanneroo (C) - Central Coastal8751Renamed Joondalup (C) - North, SLA code changed to 4171
nil
1-7-98
Wanneroo (C) - North-East8753Lost to Joondalup (C) - North
-676
1-7-98
Renamed Wanneroo (S) - North-East, SLA code changed to 8761
nil
1-7-98
Wanneroo (C) - North-East8761Renamed from Wanneroo (S) - North-East
nil
1-7-99
Wanneroo (C) - North-West8755Renamed Wanneroo (S) - North-West, SLA code changed to 8764
nil
1-7-98
Wanneroo (C) - North-West8764Renamed from Wanneroo (S) - North-West
nil
1-7-99
Wanneroo (C) - South8767Renamed from Wanneroo (S) - South
nil
1-7-99
Wanneroo (C) - South-East8757Renamed Wanneroo (S) - South, SLA code changed to 8767
nil
1-7-98
Wanneroo (C) - South-West8758Renamed Joondalup (C) - South, SLA code changed to 4174
nil
1-7-98
Wanneroo (S) - North-East8761Renamed from Wanneroo (C) - North-East, SLA code changed from 8753
nil
1-7-98
Gained from Joondalup (C) - North
+316
1-7-99
Renamed Wanneroo (C) - North-East
nil
1-7-99
Wanneroo (S) - North-West8764Renamed from Wanneroo (C) - North-West, SLA code changed from 8755
nil
1-7-98
Renamed Wanneroo (C) - North-West
nil
1-7-99
Wanneroo (S) - South8767Renamed from Wanneroo (C) - South-East, SLA code changed from 8757
nil
1-7-98
Gained from Joondalup (C) - South
+153
1-7-99
Renamed Wanneroo (C) - South
nil
1-7-99
Waroona (S)8820Gained from Murray (S)
+161
1-7-98
Lost to Murray (S)
-129
1-7-98
Williams (S)9170Gained from Wandering (S)
+3
1-7-99


* 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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