Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Manager and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Biosafety - Import, Export, Transport and Packaging of Biological Material Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 14th September 2016
Review Date 14th May 2019
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor
Approval Date 25th August 2016
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Responsible Officer Vasso Apostolopoulos
Vice-President (Research)
+61 3 99192025
Enquiries Contact Faten Zaibak
Biosafety Manager
+61 3 99194199

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This Procedure is intended to provide guidelines to promote biosafety and prevent unintended spread of microorganisms and pest animals and plants.

As a consequence of the approval of the VU Research Model, this Policy will be reviewed and may be changed to reflect the new approach to managing and supporting research and research training at Victoria University from 1 January 2018. This Policy review will be completed by December 2017. It is advisable to check with the Responsible Officer before using the current version of the Policy for 2018 matters.