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Using the Local Government Common Records Retention Schedule (CORE)

This records retention schedule authorizes the destruction/transfer of public records documenting the common functions and activities of all local government agencies such as the management of the agency and the management of the agency's assets, finances, human resources, and information resources. It is to be used in conjunction with the other approved schedules that relate to more specific functions of the agency.
 

Local Government Common Records Retention Schedule (CORE) - Version 3.0 (November 2012) - PDF | Word

 

Crosswalks from Previous Versions

Revision Guide from Version 2.2. to 3.0 (November 2012)
Revision Guide from Version 2.1 to 2.2 (December 2011)
Revision Guide from Version 2.0 to 2.1 (July 2010)
Revision Guide from Version 1.0 to 2.0 (January 2010)

Applying the Local Government Common Records Retention Schedule (CORE) to Specific Types of Records

Preliminary Drafts

For further advice and assistance, please contact recordsmanagement@sos.wa.gov