Find Qld public records through the Australian index. Includes regional specific categories such as Brisbane and focuses on both current and historical records. State Government departments are responsible for a number of business registers as well as Queensland specific resources. These can be very handy in a range of research tasks.
Departments of particular interest include the Department of Transport, Births, Deaths and Marriages, and Queensland Courts.
State archives and libraries house a great number of historical records relating to Queensland and its regions. These are excellent for those researching their family history. Many online searches are freely available so you can check out as many as you like.
Whilst you can obtain a police check through the Queensland Police Service, the information now comes from a federal database. This has been opened up to private entities, which make the checks available to the public for a fee.
Queensland, affectionately known as the Sunshine State, has a population bordering on 5 million. The capital of QLD is Brisbane, and it is Australia’s third largest city.