The Data Custodianship function is a vital part of good data governance. The guidelines and standards in the documents below describe the data custodianship function, the roles and related accountability required to manage data, and explain its role in the data lifecycle, relating it to other important data management roles.

Data Custodianship Guidelines for the Government of British Columbia

British Columbia First Nations’ Data Governance Initiative

Explore Data Standards and Guidelines for more information on the Roles and Responsibilities for the BC Data Catalogue and the BC Geographic Warehouse.