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The Industrial Relations Commission was established in 1981 under the provisions of the Industrial Relations Act 1979 (No.9365) which came into effect on 1 November 1981.
The Employee Relations Act 1992 which came into operation on the 1 March 1993 introduced a new industrial relations system and replaced the Industrial Relations Commission with the Employee Relations Commission (VA 3125).
Location of Records
For records of the agency which preceded the Industrial Relations Commission see List of Holdings 2nd edition 1985, section 3.9.6 (Industrial Appeals Court).