The ARA is actively involved in all kinds of advocacy, including Parliamentaryactivity. We run and support campaigns to raise the profile and celebrate the achievements of the archives and record-keeping sectors.Why not find out more and get involved?

Through campaigning the ARA aims to drive awareness of issues relevant to its members and the industry as a whole

The ARA is already involved in a range of campaigning activity and aims to work with our members to identify new ideas and initiatives.               

Archive Pace Setter Scheme

Archive Pace Setter Scheme

Creating a mark of excellence in recognition of the great work in the Archives and Records Management sector.

Read more about the Archive Pace Setter Scheme.



Explore Your Archive

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Explore Your Archive is the archives and records sector's campaign to bring new audiences into contact with the many written treasures waiting to be discovered – or re-discovered - in the UK and Republic of Ireland. 





Know Your Records

The ARA's first campaign to raise awareness of the importance of records management and develop advocacy skills takes place from September 2014.

Read more about the campaign here.


Parliamentary Activity

Parliamentary Activity

Building public awareness for the Archives and Records resources held across the country.

Read more about the Parliamentary Activity.


Should you wish to raise ideas for Campaigning activity or wish to comment on existing campaigns then please contact us.