The National Archives short-listed for triple finalist in e-Government National Awards

The National Archives has been short-listed for the e-Government National Awards 2006 that highlight the UK's best services that improve citizen and business transaction with councils, central government departments and other public sector organisations.

In this year, the finalists have been chosen from among the record 345 nominations that were submitted by senior professionals working across the public sector. The winners will be announced and presented with their awards on 17 January 2007 at the Savoy Hotel in London. For the first time The National Archives has reached the finals in three categories, i.e. Central e-Goverrnment excellence, Central e-Government excellence, e-Government excellence. The e-Government National Awards have acknowledged the success digitisation programme of The National Archive in serving the public.