The Personnel Security Program establishes the standards, criteria, and guidelines upon which personnel security eligibility determinations are based.

2017 Adjudicative Guidelines

2017 National Security Adjudicative Guidelines Job Aid
PDF icon May 2017, 44 pages. The Director of National Intelligence, (DNI), signed Security Executive Agent Directive (SEAD) 4, National Security Adjudicative Guidelines, on December 10, 2016; the directive was implemented on June 8, 2017. This Job Aid highlights changes between the new 2017 adjudicative guidelines and the former 2005 guidelines.

Receive and Maintain Your Security Clearance Eligibility

Receive and Maintain Your Security Clearance Eligibility
PDF icon June 2017, 26 pages. This job aid breaks down the security clearance eligibility process, to include position designation, adjudicative guidelines, due process, continuous evaluation, and self - reporting.

Revised Federal Investigative Standards (FIS) Crosswalk Guide

Revised Federal Investigative Standards (FIS) Crosswalk Guide
PDF icon March 2017, 2 pages. This job aid provides a reference guide for the revised 2012 Federal Investigative Standards (FIS). The guide identifies corresponding position designation and risk/sensitivity levels, required investigative forms, prior investigations, and FIS investigations and implementation timelines.