CBD – February 1995

Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety – April 2004

Nagoya Protocol on Benefit Sharing – December 2016

Nagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress – March 2018


Legal Status                        

The Biosafety Act, 2012

Competent Authority   

Swaziland Environment Authority (SEA)

National Focal Point

Swaziland Environment Authority (SEA)

Biosafety Regulations/Guidelines          

 The Regulations and Guidelines under development

Regulatory Review and Approval Process

Confined Field Trial Approvals

Environmental Approvals

  • Insect-resistance cotton