The role of records management is to facilitate the creation and management of authentic, reliable and usable records, capable of supporting business functions and activities for as long as they are required. Retention schedules are set either by law, or by your organisational policies. Each policy or piece of legislation contains specific requirements, but largely they all cover:
The biggest piece of legislation that you must ensure compliance with is The Data Protection Act. It controls how personal information is used by organisations, businesses or the government and sets out data protection principles that companies must abide by. Additional legislation and guidance to be aware of includes:
Effective records management will ensure that you have the right information at the right time to demonstrate your compliance, and make the right decisions. Good records management relies on a number of factors, including:
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