Presidential Transition Timeline

Outgoing Administration
February–July 2017


Move into GSA-provided office space (January–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.