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Access the resources found throughout the online self-assessment tool relating to each of the Safe Network Standards and now Standards Xtra.
Launched February 2011. Updated September 2013.

The toolbox resources are available throughout the self-assessment tool and within this section of the website. The resources cover the four areas of the Safe Network Standards:

The new 2013/14 edition now includes two new standards called Standards Xtra to the core framework. These focus on:

The resources available include a range of sample policies, forms, guidance and resources to help you put in place the various elements of the standards.

Use the links to the right to access the resources for each standard.

To save time, you can copy and paste text directly from the resource documents into new documents for your own organisation. To help you do this quickly on your computer, check the help section of your PDF reader software.