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Tasmania - Archival Series

Police Reports Received from the Children's Court (1941 - 1959)

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Legal Status
Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office Series Number

The Police Reports Received from the Children's Court date from 1941 to 1959. They contain personal information about children.


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 Children and Youth Services, which is run by the Department of Health and Human Services. How access is provided once permission is granted will depend on the file. Usually Children and Youth Services request it back and then provide access or copies. Staff at the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office may be able to assist you in finding other relevant records.


The series contains the following items. The listing can be viewed by going to the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage site.

  • AD212/1/1 Cases 1-720 dated 1941
  • AD212/1/2 Cases 1-885 dated 1942
  • AD212/1/3 Cases 1-834 dated 1943
  • AD212/1/4 Cases 1-564 dated 1946
  • AD212/1/5 Cases 1-507 dated 1947
  • AD212/1/6 Cases 1-476 dated 1948
  • AD212/1/7 Cases 1-554 dated 1949
  • AD212/1/8 Cases 1-501 dated 1950
  • AD212/1/9 Cases 1-614 dated 1951
  • AD212/1/10 Cases 1-678 dated 1952
  • AD212/1/11 Cases 1-750 dated 1954
  • AD212/1/12 Cases 1-875 dated 1955
  • AD212/1/13 Cases 1-964 dated 1956
  • AD212/1/14 Cases 1-1038 dated 1957
  • AD212/1/15 Cases 1-1017 dated 1958
  • AD212/1/16 Cases 1-944 dated 1959

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Prepared by: Caroline Evans