Treasury records awaiting accessioning

FOI request reference: F0063028
Publication date: October 2020

Request
Treasury records at TNA: I would like to know how many Treasury records that have been transferred to TNA but which have not be accessioned.
Outcome
Information provided.
Response
On 3 September when we received your request, The National Archives had 526 HM Treasury records that had not yet been accessioned. All have since been accessioned.

At the date of your request, The National Archives also had 137 records that had been transferred from HM Treasury having previously been retained.

Work on processing these records was initially delayed due to Covid-19 restrictions in place at The National Archives, but has since restarted.

The National Archives received a further 943 previously retained records from HM Treasury on the same day that we received your request. These records are currently being processed.