National Archives of the Netherlands (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science)

Archival law

Archival law & regulations for government organisations

The way in which government organisations musy comply with their preservation and management responsbilities is precisely described in a number of different laws and regulations. In principle, it does not matter if the information is digital or not. The following laws and regulations specifically address archives:

  • 1995 Public Records Act (Archiefwet)