To provide the nation with a well-documented and well-preserved collection of records that reflects the history and the aspiration of the Namibian people

To provide an optimal service to the people of Namibia including future generations by preserving Namibia‚Äôs historical  record and making them accessible to the nation at large.

To ensure proper records management within the Government of Namibia which includes state-owned enterprises; for the  purposes of accountability, transparency and good governance.