Gene Technology


Tasmania has a moratorium on commercial release of genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

In this topic

  • Tasmanian Gene Technology Policy 2019-2029
    The Tasmanian Gene Technology Policy 2019-2029 outlines the Government’s intention to maintain a moratorium on the development of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Tasmania.
  • SDN-1 Regulations
    Regulations were developed to regulate the entry of SDN-1 modified organisms to Tasmania and any activities with organisms modified using SDN-1 techniques.
  • National Legislation on Gene Technology
    Information on the State and National legislation on gene technology.