Legal notes


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High-definition images of the registers can be requested from the state archives that keep the originals, in accordance with the requirements of the current tariffs: Ministerial Decree of 8 April 1994 – G. U. 6 May 1994 supplemented by the “Tariffario prodotti digitali” annexed to Circular Letter no. 21 of 17 June 2005 of the General Directorate of Archives.

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Privacy Policy
Information on the processing of personal data: Pursuant to Legislative Decree 196/2003 (Personal Data Protection Code), the processing of information concerning you will be based on the principles of correctness, lawfulness and transparency and the protection of your privacy and your rights.

Links from other websites are welcome, especially if the editorial staff is notified in order to facilitate timely communication of any subsequent changes. If appropriate, we recommend the use of this form: SAN – Ancestors Project. Any kind of mirroring (duplication) on other sites is prohibited, unless specifically agreed with the Archives Directorate General.