Immigration Department, Christchurch [record group]   (ACFS)
1854? - 1893?


GENERAL

This agency was created by Archives New Zealand to describe the records it holds that relate to immigration in the Canterbury region from 1854 to 1893. These records were created by the Canterbury Provincial Government (1853-1871), and the Christchurch Office of the Immigration Department (1871-1893).

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Location : Christchurch, Canterbury
Record Group Reference : IM-CH  


Mandates

RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Immigrants Land Act 1873
  • Immigration and Public Works Act 1870
Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 2
Date Approved: 09/12/2004