CBD December 1993

Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety – July 2004

Nagoya Protocol on benefit sharing – September 2016

Nagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress – Non-Party


Legal Status                      

The Biosafety Act, 2007

Competent Authority   

National Biosafety Authority

National Focal Point

National Biosafety Authority

Biosafety Regulations/Guidelines          

The Biosafety (Genetically Modified Organisms for Food Feed and Processing) Regulations, 2010


Participating Institutions/Agencies        

Plant Quarantine and Phytosanitary Service

Veterinary Services

Regulatory Review and Approval Processes

Currently for Research Only

CFTs approvals

  • None

Environmental Approvals