Contractual process: placing contracts or releasing assets

Government organisations who are placing contracts or releasing assets must ensure that appropriate protective security controls are in place to protect assets.


Contractual process, May 2018


The guidance covers:

  • Initial discussions and checks
  • Security requirements
  • Security oversight and assurance of list X contractors
  • In-contract monitoring
  • Subcontracting
Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 24 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. The 'Contractual process' document has been updated to comply with the new GDPR law being enforced on 25 May.
  2. First published.