Information and Records Management

There is an ongoing review of the information and records management procedures and standards that the Authority uses.

Retention Schedule

A Records Retention schedule, a list of records for which pre-determined destruction dates has been established.  This has been compiled from the Local Government Association and East Herts adheres to these retention records based on the activity.  Please see the guide in the downloads section for more details

The Retention Schedule brings together the following Information in a single report.

  • disposal of those records which have completed their retention period
  • storage of records which have to be kept temporarily after they are no longer needed for current business
  • preservation of records which are of long-term or historic value