Price List

Archives New Zealand’s Fees and Charges

As at 1 July 2015

Charge                                                                Cost (incl GST)
Research Services and Reprographics
Research undertaken by an archivist on behalf of a researcher $50 per half hour
Research copying – PDF $1 per page
Research copying – paper $1 per page, either size
Digital copying – high resolution digital images $30 per image
Digital copying – volume copying $30 per image, $10 per subsequent image
Image post-production $45 per half hour
Permissions to publish that require archivist research $50
Flat-rate charges for files (e.g. probate files, Intention to Marry notices, coroner’s inquests) Now charged at standard research rate - $50 per half hour
Postage At cost
DVD No change
Film Copying
Watermarked, non-editable copy $40
Watermarked, editable copy Administration fee ($80) plus copying time ($40 per half hour or part thereof)
Un-watermarked, editable copy Administration fee ($80) plus copying time ($40 per half hour or part thereof) plus usage fee
Government Loans
Urgent loans $62 per item
Standard loans Free for a set number of requests per week; $62 per subsequent item
Sighting files in agencies for loan extensions $62 per half hour
Research $50 per half hour
Preservation Services
Consultative visits $90 per hour
Freeze Drier – machine hire $500 per day
Freeze Drier – associated labour $70 per hour