If you wish to access records containing sensitive or personal information, you may need to apply for permission. This might mean an Access Authorisation or Freedom of Information (FOI).
Staff are available to help you order records for viewing in our Research Centre. You may need other options to help with your research.
Our archival record collection provides resource for family history research.
A summary of digitised records which can be viewed online.
Employee records for the South Australian Railways
Conditions for use of the Research Centre have been designed to protect the collection.
Early archivists would prepare Research Notes to assist with research on a topic.
Records relating to Royal and other dignitaries' visits to South Australia and other Australian states.
An index of more than 50,000 SA Railways employees dating between c1880–1975 has been published, following completion of a project to sort, rehouse and list these family history treasures.