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)