This office will:
- Serve the people of the State of North Dakota and its guests;
- Execute with integrity the duties required by the North Dakota Constitution and the North Dakota Century Code;
- Collect and preserve the records of the State as defined by the law;
- Act as an ambassador for the State of North Dakota, its people, and its way of life.
This mission will be dispatched effectively, efficiently, expeditiously, courteously, and with financial responsibility.