Welcome: An Introduction

The Business Archives Council, a registered charity, was established in 1934. Our objectives are:

To promote the preservation of business records of historical importance.

To supply advice and information on business archives and modern records.

To encourage interest in and study of business history and archives.

To provide a forum for the custodians and users of business archives.


You can find our Constitution here.

News and events are described in our quarterly newsletters. SPRING 2007 edition (published April 2007) is now available.

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2006 Conference, Edinburgh: Managing Business Archives: A Global Perspective

2005 Wadsworth Prize won by Geoffrey Jones for his book Renewing Unilever: Transformation and Tradition

Document SOS are holding a conference entitled 'Risky Business' on risk management and disaster recovery.

Exploring Actuarial History a conference on the hisotrical sources for the actuarial profession will be held on the 14th June at Staple Inn Hall, London.

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