What is Entry Level DISP?
Entry level DISP is the baseline level of DISP offered by defence. This level of certification is often required for subcontractors of Primes (large defence companies including Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Raytheon Technologies etc.).
Both primes and government defence tenders are increasingly mandating entry level DISP in tenders. Though unconfirmed, some industry experts have reported the preferential selection of DISP compliant companies even in tenders where DISP is not explicitly stated as a requirement for participation in the tender process.
By obtaining entry level DISP organisations will:
- Develop governance documentation for the handling of classified materials.
- Assign a security officer and chief security officer
- Bring ICT standards to modern standards in line with the Essential 8.
- and more...