Delivery date


The precise date on which an object or objects leaving the organisation is due to be delivered at its destination.

How to record

Always record the day, month and year in the same order. Always use the same character to separate each component. Be as specific as possible and indicate if the date is not known. Always give all four digits for the year.


08/10/1993; 2017-12-17


Record once only for an exit authorisation.

Information group

Object exit information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust