The OGTR has developed a range of documents to provide organisations and interested parties with guidance on monitoring and compliance activities
under the Gene Technology Act 2000. Monitoring and compliance activities are under continual improvement and the documents linked to this page are working documents that will evolve as systems are assessed and validated. The OGTR welcomes your feedback on the monitoring and compliance information provided. Please send your feedback via email.

Compliance and Enforcement Policy (HTML)

Monitoring and Compliance Framework (HTML)

Monitoring Protocol (Word 43 KB)
Monitoring Protocol (PDF 371 KB)

Practice Note: Unannounced Spot Checks (Word 38 KB)
Practice Note: Unannounced Spot Checks (PDF 348 KB)

Practice Note: Field Monitoring Patterns (Word 75 KB)
Practice Note: Field Monitoring Patterns (PDF 308 KB)

Accredited Organisations Compliance Management Systems Protocol (HTML)

Risk Analysis Protocol (HTML)

Review Protocol (HTML)

Audit Protocol (HTML)

Allegations Protocol (HTML)

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