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Policy amendment – personnel security

PSPF policy 12: Eligibility and suitability of personnel and PSPF policy 13: Ongoing assessment of personnel have been amended to give effect to the TOP SECRET-Privileged Access Standard and enable authorised vetting agencies to issue TOP SECRET-Privileged Access clearances.

Policy amendment – Sensitive and classified information

PSPF policy 8: Sensitive and classified information has been amended with the expanded use of the Australian Government Access Only (AGAO) security caveat and the warning notice to accompany the 'Legislative Secrecy' information management marker.

Policy amendments – stakeholder responsibilities for ministerial staff security clearances

PSPF policies 12, 13 and 14 have been amended to clarify stakeholder responsibilities for the sponsorship and management of the security clearances of ministerial staff.

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