The Administrative Services Branch provides oversight, training and overall guidance in the Army Records Information Management System (ARIMS) to include Office Records Lists (ORLs), office symbols, official mail, distribution, publications, forms and Freedom of Information Act/Privacy Act (FOIA).

Regulatory Guidance: AR 25-1, Army Information Technology; AR 25-30, The Army Publishing Program; AR 25-55, The Department of the Army Freedom of Information Act Program; AR 25-400-2, The Army Records Information Management System (ARIMS) and AR 340-21, The Army Privacy Program. 

Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act:
The Freedom of Information Act Office is responsible for management and oversight of the Army-wide implementation of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) programs in accordance with 5 USC, and Public Law 106-554.   The Army FOIA Web Page is at FOIA procedures are explained in “A Citizen’s Guide to Requesting Army Records Under the Freedom of Information Act” which is on the web site. The Army Privacy Web Page is at

​​​​​​​Records ManagementProvide assistance with Army Records Information Management System (ARIMS), office symbol and correspondence management. The ARIMS website (includes on-line training) is