Public Record Office Victoria provides the Victorian Government with best practice records management, including advice, standards, policies and disposal authorities. Our Government Services team is tasked with the important role of selecting and transferring the right records into Victoria’s archival collection.
The Public Records Advisory Council in association with Public Record Office Victoria takes pleasure in inviting you to this year’s Sir Rupert Hamer Records Management Awards. The Hamer Awards recognise excellence and innovation in records management within the Victorian Public Sector and achievements of Community Archives in making records accessible to local communities. The awards [...]Read More
Do you provide medical treatment to people in immigration detention? The Commonwealth Department of Immigration and Citizenship and the National Archives of Australia have provided advice clarifying ownership of the health records of people in immigration detention. In short, these medical records remain the property of the treating institution and should be managed in accordance [...]Read More
To assist agencies that are affected by the recent government restructure, the Guide on Transfer of Custodianship provides practical advice on the transfer of records, information and data from one agency to another. A plan for the transfer of records between agencies is required (see PROS 10/17 S1 Operations Management Specification). This will assist both [...]Read More