Public Record Office Victoria worked with recordkeeping professionals across the state to develop new high quality Standards products that are relevant and implementable. The project’s key goal was to improve the standard of recordkeeping across the Victorian Government.
The Recordkeeping Standards framework Poster contains the relationship diagrams for all seven Recordkeeping Standards.
|Recordkeeping Standards Framework Poster|
The Recordkeeping Standards Project developed the following four types of standards documentation:
• Standards: A set of criteria that states a level of requirement
• Specifications: A detailed and exact set of measurable requirements which define the criteria for a Standard
• Guidelines: Explanatory notes to facilitate implementation of requirements
• Fact Sheets: A brief overview of a key Records Management concept
The new Standards are based on seven essential recordkeeping activities: