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Archival Collection Records of the Social Welfare Department and predecessors
State Record Office of South Australia
- Alternative Names
- GRG 29 (State Records of South Australia Reference Number)
STATE RECORDS OF SA
Although some early records relating to children in care in South Australia are open access, many later records are subject to restrictions, particularly records which contain personal information about individuals. Written permission must be obtained from the government agency which created the record in order to access restricted material. In the case of records relating to children, the current agency responsible is the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI).
A Research Centre Members card, obtainable at the Archives, is required to research records held at State Records.
State Records of South Australia
GPO Box 2343, Adelaide SA 5001
Telephone: (08) 8204 8791
Two Research Centres are open to the public and government agencies. For locations, opening hours and other information see http://www.archives.sa.gov.au/talk/index.html
Includes Archival Series
Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George
Created: 29 August 2011, Last modified: 19 December 2012