Last updated:

March 23, 2023

Sponsorship opportunity

We are pleased to offer a sponsorship for a postgrad student from any university to present at the 2023 Australian Historical Association Conference. Emerging scholars in any field of history are encouraged to apply. Learn more about the sponsorship here.


Public Records Advisory Council positions

PROV is advised by a Council called the Public Records Advisory Council. Members are appointed by the Minister for Government Services. The role of PRAC is to advise the Minister on matters associated with the Public Records Act 1973 and to provide a reference group of stakeholders for PROV. We are looking to fill these vacant positions on the Council:

Click on the links above to learn more and enquire about these positions. 



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We embrace diversity and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, members of the LGBTI community, people of all cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with a disability.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples should be aware the collection and website may contain images, voices and names of deceased persons.

Material in the Public Record Office Victoria archival collection contains words and descriptions that reflect attitudes and government policies at different times which may be insensitive and upsetting.

PROV provides advice to researchers wishing to access, publish or re-use records about Aboriginal Peoples.