Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements (the Bushfire Royal Commission) – Preservation of State records

The Letters Patent to appoint a Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements (the Bushfire Royal Commission) have been issued. The Letters Patent define the scope and terms of reference for the Royal Commission.

All public offices should take appropriate steps to ensure that records that may be relevant to or required as evidence for the purposes of the Royal Commission are not destroyed. Details of further advice issues to public offices is available via the Royal Commissions section on the NSW State Archives and Records website.