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Due to essential maintenance, online payments and forms won't be available on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 January. 

For essential housing repairs, homelessness enquiries or Ring and Report call 07968 222 507 or 07790 598970. If you need to speak to a social worker call 0300 343 1505.

For an emergency registration, contact 07798 875 297 or drop into Giffnock or Barrhead police station.

Service will be restored on Monday 27 January. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Information about our archives.

What archives do we hold?

You can search our catalogues by using the historic archives search at the bottom of this page.

You can also find out what archives we hold by phoning the Council Records Manager on 0141 577 3059 or filling out our archives enquiry form.

View our archival list.

Where are the archives?

Access to the archives is by appointment only.

There are no set opening times, but our Council Records Manager will try to accommodate your needs.

The archives are held in the Records Store at the Williamwood School campus.


Phone: 0141 577 3059


Related information

If you've a family history enquiry and aren't sure where to look, please visit the East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure website.

The registration service can also look for historical copies of birth, marriage and death certificates.

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