Last updated:

December 22, 2021

 

RDA expiry date: N/A; current until revoked

 

This general retention and disposal authority covers records documenting the functions of  local government such as managing waste collection, public recreation facilities and town planning within local Victorian councils.

Functions in PROS 09/05:

  • ANIMAL MANAGEMENT
  • BUILDING
  • COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • COMMUNITY SERVICES
  • EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
  • GOVERNANCE
  • LAND USE PLANNING
  • RATES AND VALUATIONS
  • RECREATIONAL AND CULTURAL SERVICES
  • SERVICE INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT.

 

Keywords: city, community, council, local government, municipality, shire.

 

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.