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Public Records Act 2005 — Audit Self-Assessment

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Archives New Zealand is required, under section 33 of the Public Records Act 2005, to conduct independent audits of public offices to provide assurance of their recordkeeping capability.

The self-assessment is a mandatory requirement for Audit Clients. As part of the audit each public office will rate their recordkeeping capability against all questions contained in the self-assessment within the eight areas of recordkeeping compliance.

Benefits of reliable recordkeeping:

  • Promotes accountability
  • Enhances public confidence
  • Protects documentary heritage

What Audit Clients will need:

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  • Documented evidence to support your rating

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Any Questions?

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If you can't find the answer to your question, please contact us at audit@archives.govt.nz