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 An exhibition of three constitutional documents that shape Aotearoa New Zealand

Payment express outage

August 20, 2018

As Payment Express is currently unavailable, researchers are not able to make online payments. We will update you as soon as this service is restored. Those items available via Click to Pay on Archway can still be processed. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this outage.

Christchurch Office opening hours

August 9, 2018

Archives New Zealand's Christchurch Regional Office is open.

Monday to Friday 9.30am to 1pm.

15 Harvard Avenue
Christchurch 8042

Draft Selection Statement: Identifying and selecting public archives

July 19, 2018

Archives New Zealand is seeking feedback on our draft Selection Statement by 28 September 2018. You can access the Selection Statement and feedback form here.

Temporary closure to part of Wellington's repository

June 29, 2018

Due to building maintenance work, some Wellington-based archives, including the majority of our original large format maps and plans, are unorderable until further notice. If urgent access is required, please email to arrange viewing by appointment. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will provide an update once these items are available again.