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Records Officer

Records Officers or Record Clerks store, retrieve, share and manage a tremendous variety of council information on all aspects of council planning and operations, including information on the environment, assets, history, finance and development including a lot of design drawings. Increasingly information is being stored in electronic format and Records staff are using computer systems.

Training available in Tasmania

  • Certificate III, IV and Diploma Record Keeping, see for example Linked Training.


Job titles can vary a lot. If you are uncertain about what an advertised job involves, obtain a copy of the Position Description or similar, or contact the specific council advertising that job.


Information on training courses and providers are examples only. You should make further careful inquiries with potential training providers about cost and quality before committing to any training. For further information on entry requirements for advertised jobs, contact the relevant council . Use the links to professional associations described in meet the people for additional information. Relevant training providers are encouraged to approach LGAT with requests to link their web pages to ours.