This page contains downloadable resources to assist you in understanding the Victorian Protective Data Security Framework (VPDSF). The documents available on this page are inter-linked and should not be read in isolation. They each form part of a suite of supporting guides and resources on the VPDSF.
Start with our introductory videos if you are new to information security or the VPDSF.
Victorian Protective Data Security Framework
The Victorian Protective Data Security Framework (VPDSF 2.0) can be found here.
Please note: The VPDSF V2.0 was published on 26 February 2020
Victorian Protective Data Security Standards
Download a copy of the Victorian Protective Data Security Standards here.
Please note: With the introduction of the updated Victorian Protective Data Security Standards v2.0 (VPDSS), some reference material has been archived. This material is still available upon request. To receive a copy of any archived material, please contact the Information Security Unit by emailing email@example.com.
Download our practitioner guides below:
- Protective Markings Flowchart (Ready Reckoner) and Mapping Old to New Protective Markings V2.1
- User Guide – Handling Protectively Marked Information V2.0
- VPDSF Technical Specification Email Protective Markings V1.1
- Round Table Q&As for Protective Marking Transition Deadline V1.0 in PDF or Word
Agency reporting obligations
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