Council archives

The Council of the Isles of Scilly holds a comprehensive set of Council and committee minutes going back to its foundation in the late nineteenth century.

A listing of the record books held may be found in this Catalogue.

Members of the public are welcome to consult these record books by appointment in the Reading Room at the Old Wesleyan Chapel. To make an appointment, please contact the Assistant: Democratic Services & Corporate Development at or on 01720 424041.

Please note, however, that exempt report books are not available for public inspection until 20 years after the date of their final record.