Socialist Workers Party (Australia)

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Socialist Workers Party (Australia)

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence


Socialist Workers Party (1971-). Formerly Socialist Workers League.
Objectives - To replace capitalism by an international co-operative system of social organisation (socialism) in which production satisfies human needs Parliament and the present state apparatus will be replaced by organs of workers power. S.W.P. supports the fight against all forms of oppression created or perpetuated by capitalism.
Publicists Mark Carey, Renfrey Clarke, Ron Poulsen

Notes: S.W.P. is a trotskyite party associated with Resistance and, previously, the Socialist Youth Alliance. In 1975 another trotskyite group, the Communist League, merged with S.W.P.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Access points area

Subject access points

Place access points


Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion




Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC

Related subjects

Related places