The data in Victoria Unearthed comes from a range of existing sources with different degrees of accuracy, reliability and completeness. When using this data for decision-making it is important to understand their limitations.

To support decision-making, comprehensive data quality statements have been prepared for each dataset, available below. These have been prepared to comply with the Victorian government's information management standards for data quality. For more information see: DataVic

Please see the following pages for more information on each dataset, including details regarding accuracy, reliability and limitations:

Data Framework

A Data Framework has been developed to enable DEECA to effectively manage the data within the Victoria Unearthed and to comply with all required legal and regulatory obligations for the management of public information.

Data Framework v2.0 (PDF, 954.7 KB)

Data Framework v2.0 (accessible) (DOCX, 2.3 MB)

For enquiries about the Data Framework please contact

Page last updated: 02/08/23