• Archival Series

Correspondence Files-About Patients, Guardianship Board

To access these records

Please contact the Right to Information Officer, Department of Justice:

Postal Address: GPO Box 825, Hobart, TAS, 7001

Email: rti@justice.tas.gov.au

Website :https://www.justice.tas.gov.au/about/right_to_information

Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: Tasmanian Archives Series Number, AA3

Records Location

These records are held by Tasmanian Archives (2011 - current).


The Correspondence Files-About Patients were produced by the Mental Deficiency Board and its successor, the Guardianship Board. The files concern the individuals that the Boards supervised. They are arranged alphabetically according to surnames.

Access Conditions

Closed D75 years
D75 means these records are closed to the general public for 75 years from the date of the last entry in them. People wishing to access these records should contact the Right to Information Unit of the Department of Justice. Staff at the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office may be able to assist you in finding other relevant records.

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