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This retention and disposal authority covers records documenting the function of screening people’s criminal records and professional conduct to prevent risk to children.

Functions in PROS 08/07:



Keywords: background check, children, criminal record, professional conduct.


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

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

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