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Rules, Acts & Guidelines

Acts,  Rules, Regulations


  •         The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 Download here
  •         Rules for the manufacture, use, import, export & storage of hazardous microorganisms, GE organisms or cells,1989 Download here
  •         Drugs and Cosmetics Rules - 1988 (eight amendment)  Download here
  •         Schedule–Y of Drugs and Cosmetics Act  Download here
  •         Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Act, 2001 Download here
  •         Biological Diversity Act, 2002 Download here
  •         Food Safety and Standards Act 2006 Download here
  •         Plant Quarantine Order, 2003 Download here


  •        Convention on Biological Diversity (1992) Download here
  •        Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity (2000) Download here
  •        Nagoya Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (CPB) Download here



Guidelines and Protocols