Author: Government recordkeeping

Our current projects

Looking ahead to a busy 2018-19 we are pleased to be working with a number of agencies on record transfers and new Retention and Disposal Authority (RDA) development projects

We are also excited for the expected completion of our new Digital Archive Program, an initiative of the Victorian Electronic Records Strategy, in 2019. In the long run, this program will mean faster digital ingest and will enhance our capability to describe, preserve and provide access close access Definition Refers either to the process of providing records for researchers to use in PROV reading rooms, or to the process of determining if records should or should not be withheld from researchers for a period of time. to records. 

However our capacity to take on new project work will be reduced until April 2019 as we focus on this current work.


Upcoming projects

Do you have any plans for transfers or RDAs close RDAs Definition Retention and disposal authorities. Standards issued by the Keeper under section 12 of the Act that defines the minimum retention periods and consequent disposal action authorised for classes of records which are described in it. in the next 12 months? If so, please take some time to think about your agency’s needs and requirements, and familiarise yourself with the relevant guidance on our website:

Then once you are ready to commence your project, please contact us from April 2019. By then, many of our current projects will be complete and we will be in a better position to assist you.


Further information and updates

Keep an eye on the Research & Projects page of our website to learn more about our various programs and projects. 

Please feel free to contact us via our online enquiry form if you have any questions for us.