Help from the National Preservation Office
The National Preservation Office Te Tari Tohu Taonga can:
- provide information on where to get conservation-quality materials for the storage of photographs
- carry out an assessment of your museum, archive or marae and give advice on storing and displaying photographs
- give advice on available funding and support funding applications for conservation projects
- provide guidance on how to minimise the risk of disasters or how to respond afterwards.
Suppliers of conservation-quality materials
Conservation supplies Ltd.
Phone: 06 211 3991
Port Nicholson Packaging Ltd.
Phone: 04 568 5018
Spiral Path Book Studio
Phone: 09 817 2909
Phone: 04 970 0228
Suppliers of digitisation services
New Zealand Micrographic Services
Phone: 09 357 6642 (Auckland) 04 232 9396 (Wellington) 03 348 7916 (Christchurch)
Phone: 09 912 9915
Lottery Grants Board
Phone: 0800 824 824
Grants to assist museums, galleries, archives and whare taonga. Marae Heritage and Facilities grants for the conservation of marae or taonga inside marae.
Funding Information Service
Phone: 04 499 4090
Advice and information on funding available to community groups in New Zealand.
Get your objects valued for insurance purposes
Art and Object
Phone: 0800 806 001
Phone: 09 524 6804
Phone: 09 630 9178 (Auckland), 04 472 1367 (Wellington)
Conservators of Cultural Materials Pū Manaaki kahurangi incorporated (NZCCM)
Contact the NPO
Phone 04 474 3000
National Preservation Office Te Tari Tohu Taonga
PO Box 12349