Last updated:

June 20, 2022

PROS 22/04 Disposal Standard sets out the principles and requirements that Victorian public offices must comply with in order to lawfully dispose of public records. Public records may be disposed of by authorised destruction or custody transfer.

Records created in all formats and held in all systems and storage environments must be disposed of in accordance with this Standard.

The Disposal Standard is comprised of the following areas:

  • Authorisation
  • Implementation
  • Transfer obligation