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Scheduled Service Outage - Digitised Records

March 25, 2015

Archives New Zealand will be undertaking scheduled maintained of our systems that deliver digitised records. Digitised records may be unavailable after 5pm Friday 27th March until the morning of Monday 30th March.

During this outage archives.govt.nz and archway.archives.govt.nz will still be available however any digitised records will not display.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Temporary Change to Constitution Room Opening Hours

March 23, 2015

The Constitution Room will be closed to allow scheduled maintenance work on plant and equipment from 13 March until further notice.

Original documents, including the Treaty of Waitangi and the Women’s Suffrage Petition, will not be available for viewing during the maintenance period. The exhibition gallery adjacent to the Constitution Room will remain open to visitors; and is currently showing Te Tiriti | The Treaty  Waitangi 175

Archives Records Formats

April 10, 2014

You may notice that records found by your search are provided in different formats. All digitised records are available as single image files, but some also have multi-page PDFs available.