Information Technology Policies

The ITA information Technology Policy documents that specify and explain the minimum standards for implementing IT policies and procedures.

The Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) is responsible for the Information Technology management of the International Trade Administration (ITA) investments, systems, services, and products. This site provides the policy, guidance, and standard operating procedures required to manage this portfolio.


The page consists of Policy documents describing the overarching requirements with links to the specific guidance documents and finally the Standard Operating Procedures providing a step-by-step process to support the policy.


The main policy providing the overarching direction is the IT Information Management Policy. This policy provides the roles and responsibilities of the organization and sets the stage for the policy portfolio. 


OCIO Policies 

OCIO Guidance

OCIO Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)