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Records management guidance
The National Archives produces standards and guidance on all aspects of records management. These represent best practice and focus on public record bodies.
Organisations not subject to the Public Records Act may also find the standards and guidance useful.
If you require further assistance in interpreting these documents or wish to comment on them, contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Find standards and best practice guidelines for records and information managers in organisations that create or hold public records.
Find guidelines and tools to help with the preparation of catalogues from government departments and agencies.
Find toolkits designed to explain both the principles and practical implementation strategies for managing digital records.
Find checklists for exporting and transferring electronic records data between systems.
Identify the issues your organisation needs to address when developing a specification for an offsite store for physical records.
Find out how you can manage electronic records in the absence of any supporting infrastructure such as an electronic record management system.