Federal Records Management

Withdrawing Permanent Records from a Records Center

When withdrawing permanent records from a records center agencies should consider:

  • Proper steps for withdrawing records,
  • Responsibilities in caring, maintaining, and returning the records,
  • Risks to permanent records once they leave the Federal Records Center, and
  • The impact withdrawn records have on the Annual Move and transfer process.

See links below for additional guidance:

For additional questions please contact us at permanentrecords@nara.gov