The consistency of the records preserved in the Archivio Centrale dello Stato (State Central Archives) is of approximately 110 kilometres.
In accordance with the archival regulations, it is the ACS’s duty to
- Preserve, following a deposit (with compulsory delivery), the records produced by the central bodies of the State (Presidency of the council of ministers, ministries, legal and advisory bodies);
- Preserve, following their commodate or deposit, the archives received by public bodies of national importance.
- Preserve, following commodate, deposit, donation or purchase, the archives received by private individuals or bodies.