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 This displays the current status of the document, either Historic, Current or Future.
Effective Date 14th September 2016 This displays the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 31st October 2020 This displays the date on which the review process for this version of the document is due to commence.
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor This displays the final approval authority for this version of the document prior to publication.
Approval Date 25th August 2016 This displays the date on which the final approval was granted for this version of the document prior to publication.
Expiry Date Not Applicable Where applicable, this displays the date on which this version of the document expired, or is due to expire.
Responsible Officer Andrew Hill
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research & Impact
Andrew.Hill@vu.edu.au
This displays the current Responsible Officer for this version of the document.
Accountable Officer Andrew Hill
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research & Impact
Andrew.Hill@vu.edu.au
This displays the current Accountable Officer for this version of the document.
Enquiries Contact Penelope Steer-Cope
Manager, Research Infrastructure and Biosafety
+61 3 9919 4199
This displays the officer to whom enquiries about this version of the document should be relayed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

1/7/19 Title update – Biosafety Manager changed to Manager, Biosafety and Infrastructure.

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.