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Martin Allan
City Archivist
City Archivist - Martin Allan
Email: Martin Allan Telephone: 01382 434494
Public Reception: 20 City Square, Dundee - Postal Address: 21 City Square, Dundee DD1 3BY

Dundee City Archives holds the official records of Dundee City Council, of the former City of Dundee District Council, the former Corporation of Dundee and the former Tayside Regional Council.

The Centre also holds records retransmitted from the National Records of Scotland (NRS), such as kirk session minutes in the Presbytery of Dundee.

Records of businesses, societies and families relating to the area of the City of Dundee are accepted as gifts or deposits. They can be consulted in the Archive Search Room if they are in good condition and under any conditions of use set by any depositor.

The Archive Search Room is open to the public, by appointment:-
Monday to Friday: 9.30 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4.30 pm

Staff at the archives can be contacted by e-mail at or by telephone on 01382  434494

Callers should report to ground floor reception, 20 City Square. Please tell staff if you need wheelchair access.

"Saving, caring for and sharing Dundee's written heritage"

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