Guidance

Security policy framework

The standards, best practice guidelines and approaches that are required to protect UK government assets.

Documents

Contractual process - April 2014

Legal guidance - April 2013

Supplier Assurance Framework: Annex 1 - Statement of assurance - October 2013

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Detail

The Security Policy Framework (SPF) describes the standards, best practice guidelines and approaches that are required to protect UK government assets (people, information and infrastructure). 

It focuses on the outcomes that are required to achieve a proportionate and risk managed approach to security that enables government business to function effectively, safely and securely.

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