Last updated:

February 16, 2021

 

RDA expiry date: N/A; current until revoked

 

This retention and disposal authority covers records documenting the function of managing prisons and prisoners in Victoria up to 31 August 2006.

Functions in PROS 96/10:

  • SUMMARY PRISONER RECORDS
  • REPORTS
  • INVENTORIES
  • REGISTERS
  • PRISON FORMS
  • WARRANTS
  • PRISONER FILES
  • STAFFING RECORD
  • COMMUNITY BASED ORDER FILES
  • ELECTRONIC DATA
  • PRISONER TELEPHONE CALL MANAGEMENT.

 

Keywords: incarceration, jails, offenders, prisons, prisoners.

 

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

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