Find out what's new at Archives New Zealand.
Information about open access records held at Archives
Disposal moratorium on public records relevant to the Royal Commission issued by the Chief Archivist
Our involvement in the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical State Care Abuse and in the Care of Faith-based Institutions
Our Dunedin archive is having some building and plant work done which will cause some noise and disruption until mid November
Release of new Regulatory Statements: Public Sector Archival Selection Statement (19/Sm4), Disposal Statement (19/Sm12) and the new Appraisal Statement (16/Sm3 v2)
Discover more about our family history resources
To improve the protection of and access to New Zealand's documentary heritage
Several public offices have requested a temporary suspension to access of their records
The Survey of public sector information management 2019 closed last week.
Come along to Archives in Wellington on Sunday 7 July to help us create and improve Wikipedia articles relating to New Zealand history
Public offices and local authorities are invited to report on the state of their information management, with responses due by 8 July 2019.
The annual survey will be reinstated from June as part of the Monitoring Framework
Have a look around. We think you will like it.
Digitisation of Samoan land records
Changes to the turnaround time for our Government Loans service
Notice to the information managers that the annual survey of public sector information management will be rolled out on 17 June
Information on the tools we are developing to support the sector and improve compliance
Pilot projects are underway with DHBs and the Ministry of Health to test the use of functional disposal authorities