Ministers’ Titles Act 1925


Ministers’ Titles Act 1925


1.Short Title1

2.Change of titles1


Compilation table2


Ministers’ Titles Act 1925

An Act to change the Titles of the Offices of the Colonial Treasurer and the Colonial Secretary 2.

[Assented to 24th September, 1925.]

Be it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Legislative Assembly of Western Australia, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows: — 

1.Short Title

This Act may be cited as the Ministers’ Titles Act 1925.

2.Change of titles

As from the commencement of this Act the titles “Treasurer” and “Chief Secretary 2,” as Ministers of the Crown, shall be used instead of the titles “Colonial Treasurer” and “Colonial Secretary 2”; and the words “Treasurer” and “Chief Secretary 2” shall be substituted for the words, “Colonial Treasurer” and “Colonial Secretary 2,” respectively, in all Acts of Parliament and statutory regulations heretofore passed or made.



1.This is a compilation of the Ministers’ Titles Act 1925 and includes all amendments effected by the other Acts referred to in the following Table.

Compilation table

Short title

Number and year



Ministers’ Titles Act 1925

8 of 1925

24 Sep 1925

24 Sep 1925

2Now known as Minister for Racing, Gaming and Liquor.