Update on COVID-19

The Western Sydney Records Centre Reading Room is temporarily closed.

In line with decisions made by the National Cabinet as communicated by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, NSW State Archives will close to the public until further notice to help protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the State.

Any update to these restrictions will be communicated by the NSW Government in due course. Further official information and advice on COVID-19 for community and businesses in NSW is available at https://preview.nsw.gov.au/covid-19.  

Continuing access to the State Archives Collection

At this stage, we will be maintaining our copy and enquiry services as well as essential services to our government agency clients. Please direct any enquiries to info@records.nsw.gov.au or (02) 9673 1788.

We will continue to provide updates to our services via our website and social media.

In the meantime, please continue to use and engage with the State Archives Collection via:

For more information on government updates related to COVID-19, please visit:

Or call:

  • Healthdirect: 1800 022 222
  • The National Coronavirus Health Information Line: 1800 020 080

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