The Board of Assignment was established by Lieut. Governor Arthur in July 1832 to oversee the assignment of convict servants, to keep registers of all assignments and of all applications for convict servants. Applications were to be addressed to the Police Office.
This volume contains copies of memoranda relating to assignment and the administration of the Board. There is an index to subjects and file numbers have been quoted.
These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archives