Updated to 1 April 2021 (Act No. 4 of 2021 and S.I. No. 159 of 2021)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-4 1 June 1988 National Archives Act 1986 (Commencement) Order 1988 (S.I. No. 228 of 1988), art. 2
S. 5 24 April 1989 National Archives Act 1986 (Commencement) Order 1989 (S.I. No. 116 of 1989), art. 2
Ss. 6-26 1 June 1988 National Archives Act 1986 (Commencement) Order 1988 (S.I. No. 228 of 1988), art. 2

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Appl. S.I. No. 483 of 2012, rls. 1, 152(4)
  23/2011, s. 47
  23/2004, ss. 3, 41, 43
Applic. rstrct. 8/1994, ss. 1(9), 65(5)
Fees prescribed S.I. No. 503 of 2012
Trans. of functns. under. S.I. No. 81 of 1987, art. 4
  S.I. No. 302 of 2002, arts. 1(2), 4(1) & schedule
Trans. of functns. under. (in pt.). S. I. No. 21 of 1993, sch.
S. 1 amended 12/2018, ss. 2, 7(2)
S. 2(2), applic. rstrct. 7/2000, ss. 2, 27(5)
  13/2002, ss. 13, 28(3)
  17/2006, ss. 1(3), 12(6)
  15/2009, ss. 2, 45(6)
S. 2A inserted 12/2018, ss. 3, 7(2)
S. 6(3) am. 33/2004, ss. 3, 4, 61(1), 63, sch. 2, pt. 1
S. 7, applic. rstrct. 27/1993, ss. 225(8), 304
S. 7 form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 6(1)(a), appendix 1
  S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 6(1)(b), appendix 2
S. 8 form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 8(2)(a), appendix 6
S. 8(1) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(a), 7(2)
S. 8(1A) inserted 12/2018, ss. 4(b), 7(2)
S. 8(1B) inserted 12/2018, ss. 4(c), 7(2)
S. 8(1C) inserted 12/2018, ss. 4(d), 7(2)
S. 8(2) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(e), 7(2)
S. 8(2), (4) classes of records prescribed S.I. No. 281 of 1997, arts. 2(a), (b), schs. 1, 2
S. 8(2) form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 7(2), appendix 4
S. 8(3) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(f), 7(2)
S. 8(3) form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 6(1)(d), appendix 1A
  S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 6(1)(d), appendix 2A
S. 8(4) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(g), 7(2)
S. 8(4) appl. 23/2004, ss. 3, 41, 43
S. 8(4) form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 7(1)(b), appendix 5
  S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 7(1)(g), appendix 5A
  S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 8(1)(a), appendix 3
S. 8(5) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(h), 7(2)
S. 8(6) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(i), 7(2)
S. 8(6) form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 9(1), appendix 7
S. 8(7) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(j), 7(2)
S. 8(8) amended 12/2018, ss. 4(k), 7(2)
S. 8(11), records deemed prescribed under. 23/2011, s. 47
  23/2004, ss. 3, 41, 43
S. 10(1)(a) amended 12/2018, ss. 5(a), 7(2)
S. 10(5) amended 12/2018, ss. 5(b), 7(2)
S. 10(5) form prescribed S.I. No. 385 of 1988, reg. 9(1), appendix 7
S. 10(6) deleted 12/2018, ss. 5(c), 7(2)
S. 11 amended 12/2018, ss. 6, 7(2)
S. 13, cesser. of (in pt.). 11/1996, ss. 1(2)(a), 92(5)
  37/2001, ss. 7, 80(5)
S. 13(2) rep. 8/1994, ss. 1(9), 4(1), (3), sch. 1, pt. 1
S. 19 (2), (3) trans. of functns. under S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
Sch. am. 19/2007, ss. 1(2), 40(1) and sch. 3, pt. 1
Sch. am. 33/2004, ss. 3, 4, 61(1), 63, sch. 2, pt. 1
Sch. constr. refs. 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 76(3)
  16/2015, ss. 1(2), 66(2), (3)
  29/2014, ss. 1(5), 8, 39

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 8(11) National Archives Act, 1986 (Prescription of Classes of Records)(Amendment) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 343 of 2005)
  National Archives Act, 1986 (Prescription of Classes of Records) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 281 of 1997)
S. 19 National Archives Act, 1986 Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 385 of 1988)
  National Archives Act, 1986 (Authentication of Documents) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 227 of 1988)
S. 19(2) National Archives (Fees) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 503 of 2012)
  National Archives (Fees) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 226 of 1988)