Better practice guides
VAGO's first Records Management Checklist was published in 2008.
This update will help government agencies assess the administrative
frameworks they use to manage their records. It will help agencies
comply with the records management standards the Public Record
Office Victoria issues and to identify areas for improvement.
The checklist is not a substitute for the records management
standards but is designed to complement and support them.
The guide is available as an interactive PDF
Information and Communications Technology Controls Guide
This guide has
been developed to assist organisations with identifying areas for
improvement regarding their information and communications
technology (ICT) controls. It does not replace the standards and
guidelines which Victorian public sector organisations must comply
with, but rather it complements them.
Public sector organisations are
encouraged to assess their ICT control environments against this
better practice guide, and use the results to improve their
The guide is available as a
PDF form and in
Previously published better practice guides
VAGO has also produced some better practice guides that no
longer current. These are still available to the
public in this archive, but they
should be considered as historical information only, not
representative of current better practice.
Last updated on 19/09/2016