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 An exhibition of three constitutional documents that shape Aotearoa New Zealand

The Community Archive

November 15, 2018

Archives New Zealand has been working on preserving the integrity of the Community Archive website. The result of this work means that the ability to edit the information about the collections that are listed is not available to those responsible for the collections (contributors) until further notice. Archives New Zealand staff are able to perform some editing functions on behalf of the contributors.

Update: Auckland Reading Room - Repository Maintenance

October 29, 2018

The Auckland Reading Room has reopened following construction work. However, from 29 October to 30 November some records will be temporarily unavailable while building work takes place in the repository. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Reader Cards Required

October 5, 2018

From now on please remember to always have your Reader Card with you when visiting Archives New Zealand. Before viewing any record in our Reading Rooms you must present your card at the Issues and Returns Desk each time you are issued items.

If you have lost your card or do not yet have a card, please bring photo ID to the Reading Room and a new one can be provided.