Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney – Sydney Archdiocesan Archives

Identity area

Identifier

daa/58

Authorized form of name

Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney – Sydney Archdiocesan Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Sydney Archdiocesan Archives

Type

  • Religious

Contact area

 

Archives Services Manager

Type

Address

Street address

Polding Centre, 133 Liverpool Street, Sydney

Locality

Sydney

Region

New South Wales

Country name

Postal code

2000

Telephone

02 9390 5430

Fax

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Archives Services Manager under direction of the Chancellor.

Records management and collecting policies

All materials deposited or acquired for the Archives must have a direct connection to the Archdiocesan function, presence and history. Any items that may be acquired are at the discretion of the Director.

Buildings

Holdings

Holdings of the Sydney Archdiocesan Archives include:

  • The records of the Office of the Archbishop of Sydney and his administrative units constitute the core record holdings of the Archives.
  • Personal records of former Archbishops of Sydney.
  • Ancillary records which include, but are not limited to, the Auxiliary Bishops, parishes and agencies of the Archdiocese, and records pertaining to the correspondence between the Archbishop of Sydney and religious orders.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Access conditions and requirements

Conditions of access have been imposed according to prevailing regulations and therefore, use and access is by appointment only.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Research fees apply. Permission to access Sydney Archdiocesan Archives is gained through the Chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney on application to the Archives Services Manager.

Please note, the Sydney Archdiocesan Archives is not resourced for family history or genealogical research.

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 17 April 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Polding Centre, 133 Liverpool Street, Sydney
Sydney, New South Wales 2000