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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Party to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
(since 17 Feb 2004)
Party to the Nagoya - Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress
(since 05 Mar 2018)
The UK’s ratification of the Cartagena Protocol does not extend to the 13 Overseas Territories or 3 Crown Dependencies
Additional information for the country profile Link to this country's profile under the FAO GM Foods Platform: http://www.fao.org/food/food-safety-quality/gm-foods-platform/browse-information-by/country/country-page/en/?cty=GBR

National Focal Points (NFP) 1
Last updated on: 16 May 2022

Competent National Authority (CNA) 7
Last updated on: 05 Feb 2019

Supplementary Protocol Competent Authority (SPCA) 0

Biosafety Law, Regulation, Guidelines and Agreements (LAW) 23
Last updated on: 27 Aug 2014

Country's Decision or any other Communication (DEC) 1
Last updated on: 20 Oct 2020

Risk Assessment generated by a regulatory process (RA) 1
Last updated on: 20 Oct 2020

National Biosafety Website or Database (NDB) 2
Last updated on: 28 May 2014

Fourth National Report on the Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (NR4) 1
Last updated on: 25 Sep 2019

Third National Report on the Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (NR3) 1
Last updated on: 03 Nov 2015

Second National Report on the Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (NR2) 1
Last updated on: 19 Oct 2011

First National Report on the Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (NR1) 0

Interim National Report on the Implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (NRI) 0

Biosafety Expert (EXP) 2
Last updated on: 06 Feb 2015