Denbighshire Record Office
Assessment Committee Records
Reference code(s): GB 0209 ACD
Title: Assessment Committee Records
Short title: Wrexham Area Assessment Committee (East Denbighshire), records
Dates of creation: 1926-1950
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.152 cubic metres (8 boxes)
Name of creator(s): Wrexham Area Assessment Committee; East Denbighshire Area Assessment Committee
Administrative and biographical history: The Assessment Committees, comprising representatives of the County Council and of rating authorities, were formed under the Rating and Valuation Act 1925, to revise and approve draft valuation lists of properties in order to calculate the amount of rates payable. The Committees were dissolved under the Local Government Act 1948. These documents (to which there is a public right of inspection under Section 108 of the General Rate Act 1967) have been presented under Section 3 (6) of the Public Records Act 1958. Wrexham Area Assessment Committee, Denbighshire, was known as East Denbighshire from 1935.
Scope and content: Minutes, 1926-1950.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged annually
Conditions governing access: No restrictions.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Denbighshire Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by the District Valuer and Valuation Officer in 1974 and by the Superintendent Registrar in 1978.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Catalogue of the Assessment Committees.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: March 2004