Classified information clearance allows the holder to have access to classified information or material.
Understanding the process
In accordance with article 7 of
Ministerial Decree No. 2016-723 of 12 December 2016, implementing article 18 of Act No. 1.430 dated 13 July 2016 on various measures relating to the preservation of national security, and setting out classification levels for information
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The "area to be completed by the applicant" on the personal form must be completed. Your printed and signed form should be sent to the security officer in your organisation, together with a recent identity photograph.
Individuals will be notified of the decision regarding their clearance by the security officer. Individuals granted clearance will then sign an undertaking of responsibility. In the event that clearance is denied, individuals will be informed of the negative decision.
The validity period of the clearance depends on the level of clearance requested.