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[mailto:[log in to unmask]]On Behalf Of Hilary Berthon
Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2000 3:11 AM
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Subject: launch of new Electronic Records Management Standard
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The Public Record Office Victoria (Australia) Standard for the Management of
Electronic Records in the Victorian Government (PROS 99/007) was launched on
April by the Victorian Minister for State and Regional Development, the Hon.
The Standard will be of interest to all those concerned with the long term
preservation and management of electronic information, especially those who
been following the developments of the Public Record Office's Electronic
The Standard details the primary requirements for the management and
preservation of electronic records in the Victorian public sector. It has
specifications which provide technical detail about the long term
of electronic records, the requirements necessary for records management
which maintain electronic records and the metadata required for the proper
management and retention of electronic records.
The Standard is available at
A call for tenders has also been announced to implement the Standard and
recommendations from the Victorian Electronic Records Strategy Final Report
http://www.prov.vic.gov.au/vers/) within a government agency in Victoria.
of the tender are available at http://www.vgpb.vic.gov.au - see the "VERS
tender" listed under "Department of Infrastructure".
Business Development Manager, Victorian Electronic Records Strategy
Public Record Office Victoria (Australia)
+61 3 9285 7938; +61 413 733 299; fax +61 3 9285 7953
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