Steps in the evaluation process

Notification of receipt of application - These notices provide advice that a DIR licence application has been received by the OGTR and that a RARMP is in preparation.

Public calls for comment - The Regulator has invited the public to provide comment on a RARMP regarding the identified risk(s) to human health and the environment and the proposed management measures.

Call for comment closed - Comments on these RARMPs have closed, the Regulator is considering submissions and a decision on the licence is imminent.

For more information about DIR applications, please contact the OGTR. DIR applications are available on request (excluding any information that the Regulator has declared to be, or is under consideration as, Confidential Commercial Information) to anyone that requests a copy (section 54 of the Act). A summary of application and, once prepared, the RARMP for each application is available on this website.
Represents the status of licence applications and includes links to the relevant documents
DIR Licence Application Number Title of Project Notification of receipt of application Public calls for comment on RARMP open Call for comment closed (under consideration by the Regulator) Is application being assessed as ‘limited and controlled’?
DIR 154Limited and controlled release of a GM vaccine for chickens, Vaxsafe® ILT29 Mar 2017Yes
DIR 153Limited and controlled release of sorghum genetically modified for grain quality traits23 Feb 2017Yes
DIR 152Limited and controlled release of wheat and barley genetically modified for abiotic stress tolerance and yield improvement15 Feb 201726 Apr 2017Yes
DIR 151Limited and controlled release of wheat genetically modified for disease resistance, drought tolerance, altered oil content and altered grain composition17 Nov 201608 Feb 201722 Mar 2017Yes
DIR 148Commercial supply of Dengvaxia, an attenuated GM dengue vaccine 14 Sep 201614 Mar 2017No

View the list of DIRs.