WAGS Research Team
As a service to the public, WAGS provides a Genealogy Research Service to people who live outside the Perth Metropolitan area, or for those who are physically unable to visit WAGS premises.
This is a limited service only, and not a comprehensive service that you would expect to obtain through a professional genealogist.
What to provide
For the WAGS Research team to effectively help you, it is necessary that you provide as much data as possible about the person/s to be researched. The more information you supply, the greater the chance of some success.
The person you are researching - information you supply should include the following, where known:
Person/s Full Names (Surname and First Names)
Date/s of Birth, Death and Marriage
Place/s of Birth, Death and Marriage
Father's Full Names, Dates of Birth and Death, where Buried
Mother's Full Names (nee Surname), Dates of Birth and Death, where Buried
Arrival Port/s and Date/s
Spouses full Names, Birth and Death dates and Places
Children - Full Names and Birth Date/Place
Any Additional information you can supply
AND - any research forms that you have completed already, e.g. pedigree chart/s; family group sheet/s; repositories already searched; etc.
An indication of the information that you are seeking.
Your details - please include the following details:
Your relationship to the person you are researching
Your name and address
Your email address
Your contact telephone number
If a WAGS member - your membership number
Fees are in Australian Dollars (AUD) and subject to change without notice.
A service fee of $20.00 is required, and must accompany search enquiries.
Fees for this service are payable on an hourly basis:
WAGS Members $25.00
If a WAGS Member, please ensure that you state your Membership Number.
(All requests should also provide a contact phone number, full name and address of the applicant, and details of your search request).
You may pay online, by selecting the menu item above, or click to go to >> WAGS Shop - Research Fees
To apply for this service manually, please make initial contact with the WAGS Research Team by email on the following link >> WAGS Research Team
Over the counter
Pay by cash, cheque or credit card at the front counter at WAGS premises, at:
Unit 5, 48 May Street
Post your payment
To make your payment by cheque via ordinary mail, please post to:
WAGS Research Team
6/48 May Street, Bayswater
Western Australia 6053
If you need more comprehensive research to be done on your behalf, we suggest that you look at employing the services of a WA based Genealogist.