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Security Manual for Licensed Defence Industries

New Delhi,The Industrial Licenses for Defence Sector are being issued as per Para 12 and 15 of the Press Note 2(2002 series) on the basis of an affidavit from the applicants that adequate safety and security procedures will be put in place and licensee would comply with the recommendations of the Ministry of Defence regarding appropriate security and auditing procedures as well as its supply chain depending upon the threat perception and sensitivity of the products to be manufactured for Defence Forces before commencing production of the Licensed item(s). 

The Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence has finalized the 'Security Manual for Licensed Defence Industry' and the same is available at its website: http://ddpmod.gov.in/. Accordingly, it has been decided that the applicants for Industrial License for Defence Products would not be required to submit an affidavit as stated above.