Service Contract Records

Records that document a record of Services Contracts between Emory and independent contractors for professional, specialized, educational, research, creative, or custodial services. The contracts may be for any length of time, for a one-time performance of services, or for services provided on a continuing basis. Records may include Services Contracts with terms and provisions; addenda; selection and justification statements; authorized signature; contractor selection statements; certificates of compliance with tax laws; statements as to availability of local service; statements as to whether minority services available; contract change orders; bids and agreements; performance bonds; instructions to bidders; advertisements for bids; working papers; expense claim records; correspondence; and other related records




Finance Division

Retention Period

Retain for seven years after expiration then dispose of.


O.C.G.A. 9-3-24

Disposition Instructions

Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.

Last Updated: December 31, 2008