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Records Management

Program Overview

The FAA Records Management program is responsible for implementing and enforcing all applicable federal, DOT, and FAA laws, directives, and policies regarding the disposition of official government records. The Records Management program office also provides consultation, training, inspections, presentations, and guidance on the maintenance, transfer, and destruction of official government records.

The Federal Records Act (44 U.S.C. 31) and other statutes require all federal agencies to create records that document their activities, file records for safe storage and efficient retrieval, and dispose of records according to Agency schedules.

Policy & Guidance

Laws & Statutes

Retention Schedules

Last updated: Thursday, September 01, 2022