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Description found in Archives

Functional central registry system [textual record]. 

Series consists of


[1947-1987, predominant 1974-1982]

Place of creation


m of textual records

Added language of material: French

Scope and content

This is a preliminary record, please consult the linked accessions. Series consists of records from the registry system created in 1980. In keeping with the system established in 1961, a block number was assigned to a specific branch or programme. In many cases, correspondence from previous registries was brought forward into this system. Common files are found in blocks 100-1999: Administration 100-499; Buildings and properties 500-699; Equipment and supplies 700-849; Finance 850-999; Personnel 100-1399; Grants, contributions and loans 1500-1599; Official languages 1600-1624; Office of Departmental Review 1640-1649; Program evaluation 1650-1667; Procurement and purchases 1700-1849; and Corporate Resource Management 1850-1999. Operational records were filed in blocks 2000-8600: Economic Policy and Analysis 2000-2399; Energy Group 2175-2249; Surface Transportation Branch 2400-2524; Electrical and Electronics 2650-2999; Chemicals 3000-3099; Agriculture, Fish and Food Products 3100-3499; Construction and Consulting Services 3500-3549; Distribution Services 3550-3599; Candu Marketing Secretariat 3600-3649; Machinery 3700-3999; Resource Industries 4000-4249; Textile and Consumer Products 4250-4499; Transportation Services 4500-4549; Grains Marketing Office 4550-4574; Transportation Industries 4600-4999; Design Canada 5000-5074; Aerospace and Marine Branch 5075-5199; Corporate Systems 5200-5245; Programs Branch 5300-5549 ( Defence Industry Productivity (DIP) 5325-5349, Policy and Special Services 5350-5364, Enterprise Development Program (EDP) 5365-5394, Industry Energy Research and Development (IERD) 5400-5424, Interfirm Comparison 5425-5469, PEMD 5475-5499, Small Business Loans Act 5505-5529, Special Program Office (IRDIA, Credit Reinsurance and Business Councils Programs) 5535-5549, Financial Policy and Liaison 5550-5649, Small Business Secretariat 5650- 5724, Technology 5725-5849, Corporate Analysis 5850-5899); Bureau's 6000-6199; General Relations (Office of) 6200-6299; Duty Remission (OSIP) 6300-6349; Special Import Policy (Office of) 6350-6399; TCS and Canadian Regional Offices 6400-6699; Business Centre 6700-6749; International Marketing Policy Group 6750-6799; Defence Programs Branch 6850-6999; Licensing Opportunities Section 7200-7214; United States Bureau 7300-7349; Office of Regional Affairs 7350-7399; Tourism 7500-8549.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Further accruals are expected.


Related control no.

1. 1994-95/494 GAD
2. 90-003 OFRC
3. 122-000494-4
4. RG20-C-1