Friday, 7 October 2011
The endorsement SPECIAL HANDLING REQUIRED may be used with the SENSITIVE classification when it is assessed that the highly sensitive nature of the material requires additional protection.
It is expected that very little information will require the SPECIAL HANDLING REQUIRED endorsement and it should therefore be used sparingly.
The guidelines that follow set out the handling requirements for the SPECIAL HANDLING REQUIRED endorsement that are additional to the requirements for SENSITIVE.
The SPECIAL HANDLING REQUIRED endorsement should be used with the SENSITIVE classification when the compromise of information would be likely to:
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