State Records Act 1998 No 17
Current version for 5 December 2019 to date (accessed 25 May 2020 at 10:30)
Part 4 Section 36
36   Arrangements for other persons to have possession/custody of State archives
When the Authority enters into an agreement, understanding or other arrangement with any person (including a public office) under which the person is to have possession or custody of a State archive, the agreement, understanding or other arrangement is to include provision that will ensure that arrangements are in place for—
(a)  enabling public access to the record to be provided in accordance with this Act, and
(b)  facilitating return of the record if it is required for use for official purposes in the public office responsible for the record, and
(c)  ensuring the safe keeping and proper preservation of the record.