Social Security Department [record group]   (ADBO)
1883? - 1980?


GENERAL

This agency was created by Archives New Zealand to describe the records transferred to it by the Pensions Department (1898-1939), the Social Security Department Head Office (1939-1972), and the Department of Social Welfare Head Office (1972-1999).

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Location : Wellington
Record Group Reference : SS  


Mandates

RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Department of Social Welfare Act 1971
  • Old Age Pensions Act 1905
  • Old Age Pensions Act 1908
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1900
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1901
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1902
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1908
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1909
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1910
  • Old Age Pensions Amendment Act 1911
  • Old Age Pensions Reciprocity Act 1913
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Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 2
Date Approved: 01/12/2004