Archives Council Annual Report 2016-18 Released

December 12, 2018

The Archives Council Annual Report for 2016-18 is now available.

The Archives Council Te Rua Wānanga is an unincorporated body established under the Public Records Act 2005 to provide independent advice to the Minister responsible for Archives New Zealand on recordkeeping and archives matters including those for which tikanga Māori is relevant.

The report is produced in accordance with the Public Records Act, which requires the Council to report to the Minister on the performance of its functions during the preceding year.

The report covers key areas of focus including: the Archives 2057 strategy, accommodation and storage, digital processes and expertise, Archives New Zealand's regulatory role, education and training of archivists and the assessment of national archival and library institutions. He Tohu and stakeholder engagement is also discussed.

Previous annual reports can be viewed from the Archives Council page.