Contract Security Program reminder and updates

May 19, 2015

The purpose of this email is to inform you of an important update to the Contract Security Program (CSP) North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) personnel security screening process.

Effective date

Effective immediately, no further NATO Personnel Security Clearance Certificates will be issued.

Why is this change being made

This change is being made to allow Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) to align its process with the NATO personnel security briefing process and to accelerate the processing of NATO security clearances.

What has changed

What is the Industrial Security Sector expecting of you

If you have questions regarding the updated NATO personnel screening process, please contact the ISS Client Service Centre at or call our toll-free number: 1-866-368-4646.

Our phone menu options have changed. NATO related questions are considered an "other type question". Please select this menu option when calling our Client Service Centre and an Information Officer will assist you.

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