- 1962 - 1981 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
The Cabinet papers include the memos that were presented by Ministers for discussion and the minutes of the Cabinet meetings.
Name of creator
These records were kept by the Cabinet Secretary initially at the Auberge d'Aragon and later on at the Auberge de Castille.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Bound volumes; typed sheets; stencilled sheets; photocopies.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
All records received by the National Archives were kept. There are gaps .
It is expected that this Fonds is updated regularly following 30 years from the creation of the record.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Open after 30 years unless otherwise stated.
Conditions governing reproduction
In line with the general rules of the National Archives
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The original consist of bound volumes and separate sheets. Access to the public will be provided in digital format at the Reading Room.
The fonds description in AtoM
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Originals held at the head Office of the National Archives, fonds CAB.
Existence and location of copies
Electronic copies are held by the Cabinet Office
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Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
This finding aid is in line with ISAD(G).
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion