positive vetting

noun

  • Common law systems
  • UK Law

Definitions of positive vetting

  • the action or process of thoroughly examining the background and character of a candidate for a civil service position that involves access to classified information (=information that is secret and which only a selected number of people can know)

    This is the most exhaustive positive vetting procedure ever devised.

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Abbreviations of positive vetting

Phrase Bank for positive vetting