National Archives of Georgia


Service for Researchers

Dear researchers,
We’d like to inform you that within the frames of the International Conference“Archival and Source Studies - Trends and Challenges”, reading rooms (Tbilisi, Vazha-Pshavela Ave. N1) will be closed from September 25 to September 27.
Attendance at the conference is free.
We are sorry for the inconvenience.



The reading room is open Monday to Friday, 09:30 am to 17:00 pm, except for the weekends (Saturday and Sunday and the holidays provided by Article 20 of the Labor Code).

The reading room is closed from August 1 till September 1, annually.

The researcher is able to use the copies or the originals of the document at the National Archives reading room on the base of the written request, with the permission of the General Director of the National Archives; in case of the Central Archive of Kutaisi and the Territorial Organs - with the permission of the director of the relevant archive. Permission is valid during 3 months. In case of its expiration, new permit will be issued on the base of the researcher’s written request.  

The researchers registration form should include:

The researcher should present a new written request in case of changing the topic of research.

The access of the researcher to the reading room is issued within 5 (five) working days after presenting the written request (including the one sent to the e-mail:

Sample of the researcher's written apply:     English,    Русский

The terms and fees for the service in the reading room are regulated by the Decree N506 of December 29, 2011 of the Government of Georgia "On the terms and conditions for the service, provided by the National Archives of Georgia by the Legal Entity of Public Law subordinated by the Ministry of Justice of Georgia”

 Access to the reading room and use of archival documents are regulated by the decree of the General Director of the National Archives. 


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