Australian Capital Territory Teachers' Federation

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Australian Capital Territory Teachers' Federation

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • ACT Teachers' Federation

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1976 - 1991


This union started as the Commonwealth teachers' Federation (ACT) in 1972 and brought together the ACT Preschool Teachers Association, the ACT Secondary Teachers' Association and the ACT Primary Teachers' Association. On 25 November 1972 the name of the organisation changed to the ACT Commonwealth Teachers' Federation and on 14 April 1976 to the ACT Teachers' Federation.

The ACT Teachers' Federation, The Northern Territory Teachers' Federation and the Australian Teachers' Union merged in 1991.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Representation of teachers.

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Access points area


Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Prepared by Sarah Lethbridge on 22 January 2013.




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