DISP for Consultants

DISP Roadmap for Defence Contractors

The Australian Defence Industry utilises consultants for diverse expertise, including defense strategy, engineering, cybersecurity, project management, and logistics.

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Consultancy in Australia's Defence Sector

Defence Industry Leaders

The Australian Defence Industry leverages a diverse array of consultants and contractors to bolster its operations and projects. These experts encompass defense and strategic advisory entities, offering insights on military strategy, policy, and procurement. Engineering consultants provide specialized expertise in aerospace, naval architecture, and systems integration. Cybersecurity firms safeguard sensitive information and infrastructure from cyber threats. Project management consultants ensure timely and budget-conscious completion of defense endeavors. Lastly, logistics and supply chain consultants streamline the procurement, storage, and distribution of military gear and resources, enhancing operational efficiency and effectiveness.

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Offering a range of consultancy services to position organisations for success.

Inside Threat Awareness Program

Entry Level DISP Membership

Companies seeking guidance with the Defence Industry Security Program’s (DISP) entry level certification may benefit from DISP Co’s advisory services.

Level 2 DISP Membership

Complying with Level 2 of the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP) allows companies to store and handle SECRET information, and...

Level 3 DISP Membership

Adhering to Level 3 of the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP) grants firms access to TOP SECRET information, enabling access...

Level 1 DISP Membership

Companies seeking guidance with the Defence Industry Security Program’s (DISP) level 1 certification should seek DISP Co’s advisory services.

Lodgement Of DISP Application

Incorrect lodgement of DISP applications have often cost companies dearly in time, missed contracts, and even disapproval of their DISP...

CSO & SO Training & Ongoing Compliance Support

As part of DISP’s governance element, companies are obligated to maintain the training of the Chief Security Officer (CSO) and...

DISP Compliance Maintenance Support

DISP Documentation Development

DISP Gap Analysis

Our DISP consultancy begins with a complete audit of existing business processes in the four DISP categories (Governance, Cyber, Personnel,...

DISP for Consultants FAQs

Common Questions

Common questions about DISP for Consultants

Most consultants DISP Co has assisted utilize a mix of DISP Levels for different components of the DISP for maximum flexibility and reduced costs.

Typically, this involves a higher DISP Level for Governance and Personnel components to allow for self-sponsorship of security clearances, and DISP Entry Level for Cyber and Physical security.

Individual company requirements will vary and this arrangement is not suitable for all.

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Defence industry security program levels

DISP Levels Explained

Gain an understanding of different DISP Membership Levels to determine your organisation’s required compliance level. 

Entry Level DISP

Suited to most businesses

We have developed a fixed-price package designed to bring companies into compliance with Entry Level DISP in a short time-frame. 

Compliance with Entry Level will grant access to OFFICIAL: Sensitive information. 

Level 1 DISP

Additional Inclusions

Compliance with Level 1 DISP requires an expanded scope to meet the department’s additional requirements. Generally the time, complexity and risk factors of implementation are increased. Compliance with Level 1 will grant access to PROTECTED information. 

Level 2 DISP

Custom Package

Compliance with Level 2 DISP requires considerable expansion of project scope. Compliance with level 2 will grant access to SECRET information. The department has set high standards for Level 2 compliance across all four DISP categories. 

Level 2 is suited to organisations deeply embedded in the defence industry or working on highly classified projects.

Level 3 DISP

Custom Package

Compliance with Level 3 DISP requires significant expansion of project scope. Compliance with level 3 will grant access to TOP SECRET information.The department has set the highest standards for Level 3 compliance across all four DISP categories.

Level 3 is suited to organisations involved in the most classified technologies, operations and defence works.