About Biosafety

Applying for Biosafety Approval

Managing Your Biosafety Approval

Do I need biosafety approval?

Who grants biosafety approval?

Biosafety-related activities (including Physical Containment (PC) Facilities)

New applications for biosafety approval

Changes to approved projects

IBC dates and other application information

Compliance monitoring and facility inspections

Transport, storage and disposal of GMOs and microorganisms


Unintentional release of a GMO




Legislation and Guidelines

Resources & Training


Relevant legislation and guidelines

Standard precautions for handling human tissues and bodily fluids

Application Forms, Cover sheets and templates


Standard Operating Procedures

Further information and links