Presidential Transition Timeline

Outgoing Administration
January 2017 Post-inauguration


Move into GSA-provided office space (through July)

Under the Presidential Transition Act, GSA is authorized to provide the outgoing president and vice president services and facilities for “use in connection with winding up the affairs of his [or her] office” for up to six months. These services include office space equipment, supplies, secure IT infrastructure and payroll, financial, human resources and contracting services.