Questions and Answers

What is a record?

Put simply, a record is information about or evidence of a business activity or transaction, regardless of its physical media (ie it can be electronic, paper, photographs, maps, film or sound).

What is records & information management?

Information is one of the most vital, strategic assets any organisation has. A records and information management professional helps identify, organize, maintain, retrieve, and dispose of information, while  ensuring compliance, minimising costs, and reducing litigation risks.

What do records & information managers do?

Control information for business use which in turn allows businesses to make better decisions in the knowledge that the information used is complete and secure from change or incorrect disposal.