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Scheduled Service Outage -

November 21, 2017

Archives New Zealand's website will be down from approximately 8pm to 10pm on Thursday 23 November for routine service maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

End of Year Closures

November 21, 2017

Archives New Zealand's reading rooms will be closed from 12noon Friday 22 December and will reopen 9.30am Monday 8 January 2018.

Online Ordering Outage Thursday 23 November

November 17, 2017

On Thursday 23 November Archives New Zealand will be performing scheduled maintenance on our systems. As a result the ordering facility of Archway will be unavailable sometime between 6.30pm and 8:30pm. All other systems will be working as normal.

We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause.

Government Loans Procedures updated

November 9, 2017

We’ve updated the Government Loan Procedures. We recommend that current and prospective users of the government loans service should have a read.