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Australian Government Security Vetting


The Australian Government Security Vetting Agency (AGSVA) is the central agency for the processing and granting of security clearances for the majority of Australian Government agencies and state and territory agencies.

Getting a clearance

Who needs a clearance and how do you get one?

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Maintaining your clearance

What you need to know if you have a clearance

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Security officer information

Info for security officers to manage their eVetting tasks.

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Industry Security Program

What Defence requires when working with industry entities

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Click on the above link to access:

  • Security Clearance ePack
  • Security Officer Dashboard
  • Referee report

Contact Us

Security clearance/vetting enquiries
1800 640 450
+61 8 8287 9192 (international)

  • Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm (AEST/AEDT)
  • National public holidays
  • Labour Day (SA/ACT)