Contact the National Archives

Vacancies and enquiries sign post, General Post Office Sydney, main hall, 1956
General Post Office Sydney, main hall, 1956 (C4078, N9045B)

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General inquiries

National Archives of Australia, Head Office, Canberra
Tel: + 61 2 6212 3600    
Email: archives@naa.gov.au 

ABN: 36 889 228 992

Street and postal address 

Queen Victoria Terrace, PARKES ACT 2600, AUSTRALIA
PO Box 7425, CANBERRA BUSINESS CENTRE ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

View the locations and opening hours of all National Archives offices.

Media inquiries

Media centre: Tel: (02) 6212 3957; Tel: 02 6212 3755; media@naa.gov.au

Visiting the National Archives

Education: (02) 6212 3691; education@naa.gov.au

School and community bookings: (02) 6212 3691; schoolbookings@naa.gov.au

Events: (02) 6212 3956; events@naa.gov.au

Exhibitions: (02) 6212 3934; exhibitions@naa.gov.au

For government agencies

Information and records management advice: (02) 6212 3610; Agency Service Centre

Administrative inquiries

Copyright permissions for collection items

Freedom of Information (FOI) requests to the Archives: (02) 6212 3498; foi@naa.gov.au

Recruitment: (02) 6212 3912; recruitment@naa.gov.au

Subpoenas, discovery orders and official access: (02) 6212 3963

Website inquiries: webmaster@naa.gov.au

Translating and Interpreter Service

If you are a non-English speaking person, we can help through the Translating and Interpreter Service (TIS) on 131 450.

If you are deaf, or have a hearing impairment or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service:

  • TTY users phone 133 677 then ask for 1300 886 881
  • Speak and Listen users phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 1300 886 881
  • Internet Relay users connect to the National Relay Service then enter 1300 886 881

Fraud Reporting Hotline

The National Archives’ toll-free Fraud Reporting Hotline allows employees and members of the public to report suspected fraud that may involve the National Archives of Australia.

You can report suspected fraud in various ways:

  • phone 1800 235 917 and leave a message

  • email fraud@naa.gov.au

  • post a letter to:

    Fraud Control Officer
    Governance, Risk & Compliance Section
    National Archives of Australia
    PO Box 7425
    Canberra Business Centre ACT 2610

Please provide as much information as you can about any suspicious incident, behaviour, person or company.

Your report will be confidential. You can also choose to remain anonymous.

If you choose to include contact details in your message, the National Archives Fraud Control Officer will phone, email or write to you to acknowledge receipt of your report, and to clarify any ambiguities.

The Archives has a policy of zero tolerance in relation to fraud.

All reports of suspected fraud will be investigated.

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