Committal Book [Taldree Remand Centre] is a record of inmates of Taldree committed for trial between 9 December 1974 and 7 May 1980. The volume includes information regarding the person and the offence they committed, the court and the court order received and information about the institution they were transferred to.
Access to these records is restricted. People wishing to access restricted records can either contact their nearest Community Services Centre to apply or they can post the information; an application form must be completed together with proof of identity provided..
The information provided within the Committal book includes: the name; age; religion and address of the person; the court name and date of committal; the offence and court order given; the person's age at committal; whether medical and psychological examinations were given, the date; the proposed institution post trial and details of the transfer to that institution.
According to Connecting Kin (1998), there is 1 volume of the Committal Book [Taldree Remand Centre].
Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998, http://nma.gov.au/blogs/inside/files/2011/02/connectkin_guide1.pdf.
Prepared by: Melissa Downing
Created: 10 August 2011, Last modified: 12 December 2014