Last updated:

July 29, 2022

 

RDA expiry date: 12/02/2023

 

This retention and disposal authority covers records documenting the function of protecting and improving the health of the Victorian community.

Functions in PROS 08/15:

  • CEMETERIES AND CREMATORIA REGULATION
  • CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION
  • COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL
  • DRUGS AND POISONS REGULATION
  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT
  • FOOD SAFETY MANAGEMENT
  • PEST CONTROL INDUSTRY REGULATION
  • RESEARCH ETHICS
  • EMERGENCY RESPONSE PLANNING
  • STATE-WIDE HEALTH REPORTING.

 

Keywords: diseases, drugs, emergencies, health, poisons, regulation.

 

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.