The Regional State Archives in Stavanger is a part of the National Archives of Norway, covering the district of Rogaland.

The Regional State Archives in Stavanger is responsible for receiving and making accessible to the public archival materials from local and regional government administration within its geographical district. Moreover, the Regional State Archives in Stavanger supervises the archival conditions in all local public administration bodies in the region. The Regional State Archives in Stavanger also works to preserve private archives that are worthy of preservation. Thus, the archive acts both as an administrative body and as a science-based cultural heritage institution.