Charges

Self-service

Photocopying (including maps)

Size
Black and White
Colour
A4
20p
50p
A3
30p
£1.00

Internet printouts

Size
Black and White
Colour
A4
10p
50p

Copies from microfilm or microfiche

Size
Black and White
A4
70p
A3
£1.40

Digital cameras and mobile phones

There is a charge for using your own device to record in the archives.

Staff-assisted services

Copying of archives

Size
Black and White
Colour
A4
40p
£1.00
A3
60p
£2.00

Research

Standard research:

Enquiries using a single source, ie an inquest in a newspaper or a marriage entry where a date has been provided, or a ‘look-up’ in a trade directory.

The charge for this service is £5.00 including two free printouts.

Any further printouts will be charged at £0.70 for an A4 copy and £1.40 for an A3 copy.

In-depth research:

Research requiring that staff look through a variety of sources such as archives, books or microfilms.

The charge for this service is £15.00 per 30 minutes' work up to a maximum of £45.00 including four free printouts.

Any further printouts will be charged at £0.70 for an A4 copy and £1.40 for an A3 copy.


Local Studies & Archives
84 Union Street
Oldham, OL1 1DN
Tel 0161 770 4654