Department of Education, Child Welfare Division [record group]   (ACGB)
1880? - 1972?


GENERAL

Encompasses various units of the Department of Education which were responsible for child welfare.

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ALSO KNOWN AS

name year
Department of Education, Child Welfare Branch [Record Group]
Department of Education, Industrial Schools Section [Record Group]
Department of Education, Special Schools Section [Record Group]


Location : Wellington
Record Group Reference : CW   SS  


Mandates

RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881
  • Child Welfare Act 1925
  • Children's Protection Act 1890
  • Industrial Schools Act 1882
  • Industrial Schools Amendment Act 1909
  • Infant Life Protection Act 1893
  • Infant Life Protection Act 1907
  • Neglected and Criminal Children Act 1867
  • Statute Law Amendment Act 1917
Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 4
Date Approved: 23/04/2008