How to request clearance for access to classified information
Agence Monégasque de Sécurité Numérique
24 rue du Gabian
Monaco Cyber Security Agency :
(+377) 98 98 24 93
Principle and conditions
In accordance with article 7 of Ministerial Decree No. 2016-723 of 12 December 2016, implementing article 18 of Act No. 1.430 dated 13 July 2016 on various measures relating to the preservation of national security, and setting out classification levels for information , individuals must first have been granted clearance before they will be allowed access to classified information or materials. Decisions to grant clearance will be made on the basis of a thorough investigation conducted by the Police Department using the information supplied in the personal form completed by the applicant. Moreover, requests for security clearance may only be submitted by applicants holding posts listed in a catalogue of those requiring access to classified information or materials (the catalogue of posts).
For more information, see the Annexe à l’Arrêté Ministériel n° 2016-723 du 12 décembre 2016
Obtaining and completing the form
The form to complete can be downloaded here: Notice individuelle (338-0001_01-2017)
Sending the form to the security officer
The "area to be completed by the applicant" on the personal form must be completed. Your printed and signed form should be sent to the security officer in your organisation, together with a recent identity photograph.
Individuals will be notified of the decision regarding their clearance by the security officer. Individuals granted clearance will then sign an undertaking of responsibility. In the event that clearance is denied, individuals will be informed of the negative decision.
The validity period of the clearance depends on the level of clearance requested.