Government of Nepal

Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation

Department of Archaeology

National Archives

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•    To collect and preserve the nation’s wealth of archives for present and future generations,
•    To receive documents of record, or official copies of such, from  government bodies and government-related agencies,
•    To provide access facilities to researchers so that they may consult archival documents and to make available, upon request, duplicate copies of such material,
•    To advise government bodies and government-related agencies on the safe-keeping of their records,
•    To function as a public records management office for the Government of Nepal.