What are the information security policies?

The Queensland Government Information security policy

Queensland has an overarching Information security policy (IS18:2018). It was approved on 13 December 2017 by the Queensland Government Chief Information Officer. Agencies are now required to follow this policy.

It sets out the five policy requirements on agencies and identifies high level minimum security requirements.

Understanding Information security policy (IS18:2018) applicability

If your organisation is unsure of their responsibilities under IS18:2018 review our applicability guide.

For any other questions and concerns regarding applicability please contact the qgcio@qgcio.qld.gov.au

Policy and standards under the information security policy

The information security policy also refers to a number of other policies which place mandatory security requirements on agencies

Information Security Guidelines

The Queensland Government produces many guidelines to assist agencies meet the requirements of the Information Security Policy

Please go to - How should I secure my information?

Last Reviewed: 03 August 2017