DSHS Record Schedules
Records retention schedules help determine how long agency records must be kept and establishes a method of prompt and legal disposition of record series. It also helps identify and preserve archival records. There are two places in which you may find record series retention:
- The State General Records Retention Schedules contain retention for records common to many state agencies and include administrative, fiscal, legal and personnel records.
- The unique Department of Social and Health Services schedules contain agency-specific records retention schedules that are unique to our agency.