Recordkeeping A-Z

This Advice provides some information around questions NSW State Archives and Records has received in relation to Council amalgamations.

Information security is the preservation of the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information. This page answers a number of questions about information security in relation to...

This page contains questions we are asked on a regular basis and our responses. It will be added to as questions arise. These are short and general answers - please contact us for more detailed...

This page contains answers to questions we are asked on a regular basis regarding personal information and recordkeeping. It will be added to as questions arise. These are short and general...

This page contains functional and general retention and disposal authorities that have been approved for use by NSW State Archives and Records.

This page provides an overview of the Information Management Framework. 

Due to social distancing requirements NSW public offices have embraced and deployed virtual meetings in lieu of face-to-face meetings. Virtual conference platforms enable recording of...

The Regulatory Framework describes our approach to regulating records management, and how we intend to use the powers in the State Records Act 1998 to support our regulatory activities....

We are often asked questions about recordkeeping and social media.

Public offices use a wide variety of equipment and software in creating records of official business. Some of the digital formats are text, images, videos, CAD files, databases and websites. These...