National Archives of Malaysia
|Arkib Negara Malaysia|
|Formed||1 December 1957|
|Jurisdiction||Government of Malaysia|
|Parent agency||Kementerian Kebudayaan, Kesenian dan Warisan Malaysia|
The National Archives of Malaysia were established in 1957 as the Public Records Office before changing to their current name in 1963. They established their current location in Jalan Duta in 1982. The National Archives Act 2003 (Act 629) was passed in 2003, providing the legislative basis for the National Archives of Malaysia for branch of archive.