This is a list of free New South Wales Genealogy Records online at FamilySearch. This is for statewide collections. Also see:




Included are New South Wales birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, land records, military records and more. We’ll continue to add more NSW collections available online at FamilySearch. If you’re looking for onsite collections, visit their website & catalog.



These collections are all free to search. Due to contractual obligations, you’ll need to be logged in with a free FamilySearch account to view some of these records.  If you follow the link and find the record is locked, login to FamilySearch on your computer and this may unlock the collection. If you’re logged in and still see a key icon, this collection may require you to view them online at a local library. Use this Locator tool to find a location near you





How to View the Collections

  1. Some links take you straight to the collection.

  2. Other links take you to a catalog description page where you will have to select the link.

    • Look for a camera icon and select that icon

    • or look for red print and select “here”

  3. If there is a key icon FamilySearch key icon over camera icon above the camera, this collection may be digitized and online, but you will either have to be signed in to your account at FamilySearch or they may need to be viewed at your local family history center or affiliate library. Find the nearest viewing center near you.

  4. In a few cases, the collection may be in queue to be digitized and you’ll need to check back at a later date.





Birth Marriage and Death records #OnGenealogy

NSW Birth, Marriage, & Death Records


New South Wales Birth Records




New South Wales Marriage Records




New South Wales Death Records












Orphans and Orphanages




Wills & Probate
















Land & Property




Maps, Almanacs, & Gazetteers




Naturalization & Citizenship






Voting Records







Daily Life Records school work church court government library social life #OnGenealogy

NSW Daily Life Records









Business Records & Commerce




Church Records




Church History




Court Records





Employees, Occupations, & Officials











Libraries, Museums, & Archives




Medical Records




Merchant Marine







Postal & Shipping



Prisons & Prisoners




Public Records












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