Forms

FORMS REQUIRED
Based on the work and material to be handled, specific Risk assessment forms will be filled and submitted two weeks before the next IBC meeting to ibcbox@cgiar.org.
EOHS will review the risk assessment form and determine whether it proceeds to IBC or will be reviewed by EOHS and an approval given for project to commence at EOHS level.

RA1.2 – hazardous substances risk assessment form 
RA2.1 – fieldwork risk assessment form
RA3.1 - risk assessment for biological agents
RA4.1 - risk assessment for recombinant DNA
RA4.2 - risk assessment for retroviral vectors
RA4.3 - risk assessment for modified prokaryotic and/or eukaryotic cells
RA5.1 - risk assessment for genetically modified animals
RA6.1 - risk assessment for genetically modified plants

CONTAINED USE APPLICATION FORMS
In addition to risk assessment forms for GM animals or plants scientists will be required to fill the following forms for contained use of genetically modified plants or animals before submission to National Biosafety Authority (NBA) are as follows
I.    Application form for Contained use activity Laboratories, Green houses and Growth chambers (Plants)
II.   Application form for contained and confined use/trials (genetically modified animals and animal health inputs)
III.  Application form for Confined field trials for plants.
 

APPLICATION FEES
For applications that will be submitted to National Biosafety Authority for contained use activities, the following payment will be required before an application can be reviewed and approved by NBA.

SERVICES

OBLIGATIONS

CHARGES

DURATION

Consideration and Determination of applications for activities involving genetically modified organisms

Submission of Duly completed application form

Type of application

Fees(Kshs)

 

150 days

1. Contained Use

 

2. Confined Field Trials

 

3. Environmental Release

 

4. Import, Export & Transit

 

5. Inspection of Records in the Registry

 

6. Notices

170,000

 

170,000

 

 

850,000

 

 

25,000

 

 

500

 

 

 

20,000

Cheques will be payable to National Biosafety Authority (NBA)

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