Core holdings: South African Republic: State Secretary, 1829-1900. Eerste Volksraad, 1845-1900. Tweede Volksraad, 1891-1900. Commandant-General, 1880-1900. Magistrates of the South African Republic, 1842-1900. Transvaal Colony: Director of Burgher Camps, 1899-1903. Military Governor, Pretoria, 1900-1902. Red Cross, 1899-1902. South African Constabulary, 1900-1908. Secretary, Transvaal Police, 1901-1928. Transvaal Province: Native Affairs Commissioner, 1902-1984. Director of Local Government, 1897-1973. Municipalities, 1900-1977. Central Government after 1910: Department of Education, 1866-1995. Department of Native Affairs, 1880-1972. Department of Bantu Administration and Development, 1924-1976. Department of Foreign Affairs, 1912-1994. Constitutional Assembly, 1994-1996. Cabinet Minutes, 1956-1994. State Security Council, 1979-1989. Transitional Government: Convention of a Democratic South Africa (CODESA), 1991. Multi-Party Negotiating Council, 1993. Commissions of Enquiry: Sharpeville Riots, 1960. Soweto Uprising, 1976-1978. Inquiry into the death of Dr Verwoerd, 1966. Public Violence and Intimidation (Goldstone Commission), 1991-1995. Criminal court cases: Transvaal Court, 1877-1992. Witwatersrand Court, 1902-1987. Civil court cases: Transvaal Court, 1877-1980. Witwatersrand Court, 1902-1980. (Included in the civil cases are divorce cases). Water court cases, 1900-1982. Estate files (former Transvaal), 1873-1976.
List of Archivalia: Central Archives Depot (Government records)
. List of Archivalia: Transvaal Archives Depot. Guide to Accessions (Non-public records)
: Central Archives Depot (Afrikaans). Transvaal Archives Depot (Afrikaans). These finding aids are published by the National Archives and Records service of South Africa, as well as many of the inventories to specific archival groups. Information on a significant proportion of the holdings is available in the national automated archival information retrieval system.