Managing information as an asset ensures it can be trusted and relied upon.  This enables improved government decision-making and better service delivery to South Australians.

The following resources have been developed to assist agencies (including local councils and universities) on managing information assets at all stages of its lifecycle to ensure such assets can be trusted and relied upon.

The term ‘information asset’ incorporates the definition of official record as defined by section 3(1) of the State Records Act 1997 where it is created or received through the conduct of government business.  This includes information data and records in any format, whether digital or hardcopy.

Guidance to assist government agencies to meet their responsibilities under the Freedom of Information Act 1997 (FOI Act) can also be found.

Page last updated: 3 August 2022