Office of the Gene Technology Regulator

The Office of the Gene Technology Regulator (OGTR) provides administrative support to the Gene Technology Regulator in the performance of their functions under the Gene Technology Act 2000.

Page last updated: 07 October 2015

In administering the gene technology regulatory system the Regulator has specific responsibility to protect the health and safety of people, and to protect the environment, by identifying risk posed by or as a result of gene technology, and by managing those risks through regulating certain dealings with genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

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