Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, Records

Scope and Content

Minutes, 2001-2003;

Deeds, 19th-20th centuries;

Electoral registers, 1997-2007;

Planning application files for building permission, 1995-2010

Building regulation files, 1995-2000.

Administrative / Biographical History

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council was formed in 1996 taking over from Merthyr Tydfil Borough Council (1974-1996) with only minor boundary adjustments. The new council also took over the functions of Mid Glamorgan County Council within its area.


Order at time of deposit retained.

Conditions Governing Access

Items containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with data protection legislation and GA policy.

Acquisition Information

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue (electoral registers only) is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Andrew Thynne for the Glamorgan Archives

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the depositor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are expected.