Last updated:

June 19, 2020

 

RDA expiry date: N/A; current until revoked

 

This retention and disposal authority covers secondary electronic records of expunged historical homosexual convictions held or controlled by Victoria Police and Office of Public Prosecutions.

Functions in PROS 16/04:

  • EXPUNGEMENT OF SECONDARY ELECTRONIC RECORDS OF HISTORICAL HOMOSEXUAL OFFENCES.

 

Keywords: expungement, homosexual, prosecutions.

 

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.