Security Clearance Levels

Created by Captain Garridan Rismore on Sun Mar 5, 2017 @ 9:49pm

Access to all Starfleet computer systems is highly regulated and divided into the following levels:

LEVEL DESCRIPTION
Alpha-Two Unlimited access to all ship's records, systems, commands and computers.
Alpha-One Unlimited access to all ship's records, systems and computers. No access to ship localized command functions.
Beta-Two Unlimited access to all ship's records, systems and computers. Limited access to command functions (except if stated otherwise by Commanding Officer).
Beta-One Unlimited access to all ship's records, and computers. Limited access to command functions (except if stated otherwise by Commanding Officer). Access to ship systems is limited to duty related functions.
Delta-Two Limited access to all ship's records, systems, commands and computers. Access Limited to duty related functions.
Delta-One Limited access to all ship's records, and computers. Access limited to job related functions.

Different officers on a starfleet vessel, have varying levels of security access, depending on their level of authority or their duties. The following common positions, have been assigned standard levels of security access. The final decision on an officer's level of security access, however, is decided by that officer's Commanding Officer.

The Commanding Officer reserves the privilege of permitting limited access to any unspecified section of the ship to any personnel whose functions, in the eyes of the CO, require it.

Standard Security Clearance Levels by Position

  • Commanding Officer: Alpha-Two
  • Executive Officer: Alpha-Two
  • Second Officer: Alpha-One
  • Chief Flight Control Officer: Beta-One
  • Chief Operations Officer: Alpha-One
  • Chief Tactical / Security Officer: Beta-Two
  • Chief Science Officer: Beta-One
  • Chief Engineering Officer: Beta-Two
  • Chief Medical Officer: Beta-One
  • Counselor: Beta-One
  • Junior Officers: Delta-Two
  • Civilian: Delta-One

  • Data Access Levels


    Access to all Starfleet data is highly regulated. A standard set of access levels have been programmed into the starboard and engineering computer cores of all ships in order to stop any undesired access to confidential data.

    The access levels are as follows:

    LEVEL DESCRIPTION
    Level 5 Unlimited access to all classified, secret, top-secret, ultra-secret Starfleet or Federation documents and records.
    Level 4 Limited access to all classified, secret, top-secret Starfleet or Federation documents and records. Access is limited on a 'need to know' basis.
    Level 3 Limited access to all classified and secret Starfleet or Federation documents and records. Access is limited on a 'need to know' basis.
    Level 2 Limited access to all Starfleet or Federation documents and records. Access is limited on a 'need to know' basis.
    Level 1 Limited access to Starfleet or Federation documents and records. Access is limited to job related elements.

    The following guidelines have been set as standard, by Starfleet Command:

    Starfleet Rank Access Level

  • Admirals and Commodores: Level 5
  • Captains, Commanders and certain specific personnel (duty related): Level 4
  • Lieutenants, Lieutenants (j.g.) and certain specific personnel (duty related): Level 3
  • All personnel in operational duties: Level 2
  • All personnel and Civilians in Starfleet service: Level 1


  • ** Special thanks to https://wiki.starbase118.net/ for this information.




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