Date Posted: 10/11/2015 08:11
Port Hedland Authority amalgamated with Dampier Port Authority to form Pilbara Ports Authority on July 1 2014 as a consequence of the Ports Legislation Amendment Act 2014. This act consolidated seven of Western Australia’s eight port authorities into four new regional port authorities. PPA is governed under the Port Authorities Act 1999 and operates as a corporatised entity whose management board reports to the State Government of Western Australia. PPA’s goals are to facilitate trade within and through the port, plan for future growth and development of the port and facilitate the development of trade and commerce.
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