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Personnel Security

The Personnel Security (PerSec) Program implements the standards, criteria and guidelines for employee and contractor suitability determinations and onboarding at the Department and its bureaus. 

Information about PerSec processes and requirements is available at the links below.

Background Investigation Requests

Position Sensitivity

Access to National Security Information

Access to Sensitive Compartmented Information

Contact PerSec

Send questions on PerSec’s areas of responsibility to [email protected]. Please do not include personally identifiable information.