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.
In December 2015, the Federal Department for Communications and the Arts released an Exposure Draft of an amending Bill to the Copyright Act 1968. The proposed changes would have particular implications for management and use of copyright material by archives and libraries. The consultation period upon the Exposure Draft closes on 12 February 2016. Guiding […]Read More
Public Record Office Victoria is pleased to announce that version 2.0 of the Operations Management Standard has now been released. The Operations Management Standard is about managing and directing records management practices, systems and processes within an agency. These versions introduce mostly minor amendments and improvements to the Operations Management Standard suite of documents. […]Read More
Request for Feedback – Retention and Disposal Authority for Records of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal
PROV invites stakeholders to review a new draft Retention and Disposal Authority for records of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT). The aim of the RDA, once issued as a Standard, is to specify records required as State Archives and to provide for the lawful disposal of records not required permanently after specified periods. […]Read More