Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga (Archives) is committed to making our website as accessible as possible so that everybody can use it, regardless of ability or type of technology. We aim to have our website and web content meet the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA. Archives also follows best practice for accessibility and usability as set out in the NZ Government Web Standards.

With the exception of some specialised content for public sector information managers, the website should work on any device including mobile phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. You should be able to find and understand information even if you're not very confident using digital technology or have an impairment that makes it harder to use. If you are having accessibility issues, contact us at webmaster-archives@dia.govt.nz. Let us know what page you are having a problem with, your operating system, browser and internet service provider.