Institutional Biosafety Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) assists the University of Newcastle to meet the legislative requirements of the Gene Technology Act 2000, and National Health Security Act 2007, as well as monitoring microbiological practice against Australian Standards (AS/NZS 2243 series) and other aspects of biosafety related to research and teaching.

The Committee makes informed decisions on behalf of and provides advice to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) and the research community on compliance with the Gene Technology Act, the Work Health and Safety Act and other relevant legislation.

Meeting dates

Meeting dates Submission dates
06/12/2019 
07/02/202017/01/2020
13/03/2020 21/02/2020
17/04/202027/03/2020
22/05/202001/05/2020
26/06/202005/06/2020
31/07/202010/07/2020
04/09/202014/08/2020
09/10/202018/09/2020
13/11/202023/10/2020
11/12/202020/11/2020
  
  

Committee Membership

Expression of interest form (DOC, 140KB)

Contact

For more information, including meeting documents contact:

Liz Pilgrim, Safety Officer, Human Resource Services