Administrative Records Classification System

Administrative records are common to all offices and are different from operational records. The Administrative Records Classification System (ARCS) is an information schedule used to classify, file, retrieve and dispose of administrative records.

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ARCS supports business functions like facilities management, property, finance, personnel and information systems, and also includes management functions like committees, contracts and legal activities.

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ARCS is organized by business function:


Learn how government records are managed:

Contact Information

Contact records officers for:

For general inquires, contact the Government Records Service at:

Telephone: 250 387-3387
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