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RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS (Preferred term)
The identified needs for evidence or information arising from various documentary and oral sources that may be satisfied through appropriate recordkeeping action (such as creation, capture, maintenance, preservation and access). The sources include legislative and other regulatory sources, industry codes of best practice, broader identifiable government interests, external clients or stakeholders and the general public.
Source: National Archives of Australia - Glossary of records management terms