Collections policies

Information about Norfolk Museums Service (NMS) Collections Policies including immunity from seizure

These policies outline the principles that provide NMS the framework and standards for transparent and scrupulous management of collections in our care, using clear procedures and decision making processes common to UK museums in the Arts Council Accreditation Scheme.

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Collections development

Deposition requirements for archaeological archives

Due diligence

Immunity from seizure

Works intended to form part of an exhibition at a NMS museum that may be covered by immunity from seizure:

All works currently being proposed for or covered by immunity from seizure in the UK are linked to the Arts Council's website