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Compliance Regulation

1.0 Policy on Government Security

Assigned To



​1. Effective date

1.1 This policy takes effect on July 1, 2009.
1.2 This version of the policy incorporates updates effective April 1, 2012.

2. Application

2.1 This policy applies to:
  • All departments within the meaning of Schedules I, I.1, II, IV and V of the Financial Administration Act (FAA), unless excluded by specific acts, regulations or Orders in Council.

3. Context

3.1 Government security is the assurance that information, assets and services are protected against compromise and individuals are protected against workplace violence. The extent to which government can ensure its own security directly affects its ability to ensure the continued delivery of services that contribute to the health, safety, economic well-being and security of Canadians.



Policy on Government Security


Created at 11/26/2013 1:27 AM by System Account
Last modified at 11/26/2013 1:31 AM by System Account