Western Australia

Perth Anglican Church of Australia Collegiate School Act 1885

An Act to Dissolve the Corporation of 'The Governors of the Perth Church of England Collegiate School', and for other purposes.


Whereas by an Ordinance of the Legislative Council, made and passed in the 29th year of the reign of Her present Majesty, No. 12, of 1863 2, the Lord Bishop of Perth, the Very Reverend the Dean of Perth, and the Venerable the Archdeacon of Perth, for the time being, and the other Governors for the time being of the Perth Church of England Collegiate School elected or thereafter to be elected in pursuance of the Statutes and Regulations thereof as adopted by the council of Governors, and specified and set forth in the Schedule to the said recited Ordinance annexed, were constituted and declared to be one Body Corporate by the name of 'The Governors of the Perth Church of England Collegiate School'; And whereas the said Corporate Body has not been able to carry out the objects for which it was incorporated 3, and it is expedient to dissolve the same; And whereas the surviving Governors of the said Collegiate School and the majority of the principal donors of the funds contributed for the purpose of purchasing the School site, buildings, and premises, are desirous that the same should be vested in 'The Standing Committee of the Synod of the West Australian Branch of the Church of England' 4, to be held and applied by such Committee to such educational purposes as such committee shall consider to be most nearly in accordance with the objects for which the said School was originally established; And whereas the said school site comprises the parcels of land known and marked on the Government plans of the city of Perth as allotments H 7 and H 1, containing together one and eight-tenths acres or thereabouts;

Be it therefore enacted by His Excellency the Governor of Western Australia and its Dependencies, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows:

Note: This is not an authorised version. The only authorised version is the hardcopy (printed) version published under authority of the Government Printer, available from the State Law Publisher, 10 William St Perth W.A. 6000.