State Records holds many records relating to immigration to South Australia from 1836 onwards,
Lists of names of individual passengers as found in a range of series.
Records about migrants seeking assisted passage under various immigration schemes.
Passenger lists dating from 1845 to 1886 record emigrants selected by the Colonization Commissioners London. Their passage was paid for out of the Emigration Fund.
Indexes to the major correspondence series of the Crown Lands and Immigration Office.
Key records relating to ships' crew.
Records about ships arriving in South Australian ports.