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kia pono ai te rua mahara o te kāwanatanga

Enabling trusted government information

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e raurangatira mā!

Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa!

Mai Te Rua Mahara o Te Kāwanatanga e mihi atu, e mihi atu, e mihi atu

Nau mai, haere mai, whakatau mai rā

E pūrangiaho ki ngā hua, ki ngā taonga

E pupuri ana i ngā pātaka o Te Rua Mahara o Te Kāwanatanga

Nau mai, haere mai, whakatau mai rā!

Greetings, greetings, greetings

To distinguished guests and all people!

At Archives New Zealand we welcome you.

Come, come and gather around

To benefit from listening to the Taonga

That are being kept safe within Archives New Zealand.

Welcome, welcome, welcome!

What's new

Archives New Zealand announces permanent Chief Archivist

Stephen Clarke has been appointed as New Zealand’s permanent Chief Archivist - Kaipupuri Matua.

Published 08 October 2020

Happy Right to Know Day!

Right to Know Day is dedicated to making New Zealanders aware of their right to access information held by organisations about them.

Published 28 September 2020

Audit of public office recordkeeping

Information about our audits of public office recordkeeping and information management practices

Published 09 September 2020

2020 Survey of public sector information management

Public offices and local authorities are invited to report on the state of their information management, with responses due by 7 August 2020.

Published 20 July 2020

New Microsoft 365 guide released

We’re pleased to announce the release of a new guide to assist public offices and local authorities in adopting Microsoft 365 services

Published 10 July 2020

Investment in New Zealand's history

Budget 2020 provides a major investment in New Zealand’s documentary heritage sector, with a commitment to leasing a new Archives Wellington facility and an increase in funding for Archives and National Library work.

Published 19 May 2020