Agency VA 2410
Corio (District 1861-1864; Shire 1864-1993)
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Date Range: 1861 - 1993
 
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Corio was proclaimed a District on 3 April 1861. It was proclaimed a Shire on 21 June 1864. It was redefined by part of Lara Riding being severed and annexed to Bacchus Marsh Shire on 15 March 1911. Part of Steiglitz Riding of Bannockburn Shire was severed and annexed to Corio Shire on 31 May 1916. Part of Moorpanyal Riding was severed and annexed to Geelong West Town as West Ward on 9 December 1926.

Local Government Reform 1993-1995
The Shire was abolished on 18 May 1993 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 Greater Geelong (VA 3149) has been appointed as the successor in law of the Shire of Corio and has assumed its rights, assets and liabilities.
 
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1861 - 1861 Register of Crown Grantees (GRS 138) VPRS 15148 Not Applicable
1861 - 1966 General Correspondence and Agreements (GRS 1268) VPRS 15161 Not Applicable
1861 - 1992 Annual Statements of Accounts and Balance Books (GRS 1043) VPRS 15149 Not Applicable
1861 - 1993 Council Minutes (GRS 1207) VPRS 15151 Not Applicable
1861 - By 1963 General Ledgers (GRS 1260) VPRS 15157 Not Applicable
1865 - 1993 Rate and Valuation Records (GRS 1210) VPRS 15152 Not Applicable
1866 - 1938 Committee Minutes (GRS 1256) VPRS 15155 Not Applicable
1896 - 1935 Engineer's Report Books (GRS 1261) VPRS 15158 Not Applicable
1908 - 1960 Contract Registers (GRS 1261) VPRS 15159 Not Applicable
1915 - 1926 Parish Maps (GRS 1269) VPRS 17208 Open
1935 - 1985 Public Health Annual Reports (GRS 1257) VPRS 15156 Not Applicable
1952 - 1993 Newspaper Cuttings (GRS 1210) VPRS 15153 Other Not Applicable
1980 - 1983 Newspaper Cuttings - Australia Day (GRS 1270) VPRS 15165 Not Applicable
1985 - 1993 'In Committee' Minutes (GRS 1208) VPRS 17202 Open
By 1944 - 1980 Outward Letter Books (GRS 1213) VPRS 15154 Not Applicable
By 1963 - 1993 Annual Reports (GRS 1043) VPRS 15150 Not Applicable
By 1964 - 1993 Photograph Collection (GRS 1263) VPRS 15160 Not Applicable
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1861 - 1993 Municipalities VRG 12