State Records of South Australia is the government archive and official custodian for archival records created by South Australian:

  • State and
  • Local Government agencies.

Therefore we hold a large part of South Australia's official documentary heritage. Our records provide valuable insight and knowledge about the lives of South Australians.

Our collection holds thousands of documents dating from the earliest days of European settlement to recent times, including:

  • maps
  • plans
  • registers
  • films and
  • photographs.

We invite you to discover more about our collection, and explore our history.