This series consists of a card register of immigrants arranged by marital status - married, single males, single females, or widowed. These cards record details of requests for information or assistance from the State Migration Office, and subsequent agencies. The cards document requests for employment, financial assistance, housing, translation of documents, information on social security benefits and pensions, nomination of family members for migration, and advice on business and investments.
Each card includes the following details: surname, given names, date of birth, place of birth, address, telephone, marital status, number of children, nationality, religion, date of arrival, place of arrival, trade or profession, ship or aircraft, naturalisation date, Labour and National Service Office. The cards may also include a description of the request or information provided and the action taken by staff as well as other details of the person making the request.