Review of National Gene Technology Scheme - Phase 3 Consultation - Online Submissions

Closes 24 May 2018

Opened 28 Mar 2018

Overview

Phase 3 consultation is now open.

In recognising the importance of thorough consultation to inform this Review, consultation has been organised in three key phases:

  • Phase 1: identifying key issues for consideration (completed)
  • Phase 2: collaboratively exploring policy solutions to these issues (completed)
  • Phase 3: Preliminary Report (current phase)

Phase 1 and 2 consultations included almost 160 written and online submissions, eleven face-to-face consultation workshops, two online webinar sessions, and numerous bilateral meetings with specific stakeholders.

Through these consultation processes, the Review heard a diverse range of stakeholder views, which has led to the development of the Review findings. These findings identify both:

  • the aspects of the Scheme that have operated successfully since its establishment and which should be maintained; and
  • areas within the scheme that have the potential to help futureproof and modernise the Scheme.

Why We Are Consulting

Using the Preliminary Report to inform consideration, this online submission process has been developed to offer stakeholders the opportunity to comment on the findings presented.

HOW TO PROVIDE COMMENT:

Due to the number and length of the findings, they have not been replicated in this consultation hub.

To assist your response, it is strongly recommended that you:

a) first read the Preliminary Report; and

b) have the findings on hand, as a reference, whilst you complete this process.

Please note that all previously provided feedback/perspectives have been captured and considered.

 It is not necessary for stakeholders to provide a response to all of the findings posed.
 
Unless otherwise indicated, responses may be published on the Review's webpage for the public to view.

Provide Comment Here

Audiences

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People
  • Seniors
  • Men
  • Women
  • Carers and guardians
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Young people
  • Non-government organisations
  • State government agencies
  • Commonwealth agencies
  • Local governments
  • Health professionals
  • Health workforce
  • General public
  • Community groups
  • Businesses
  • Contracted Service Providers
  • BPRU staff
  • Graduates
  • Online and Publications staff
  • Secretariat
  • PCCD
  • Health staff
  • HPRG (TGA) Staff
  • Prescription medicines
  • Complementary medicines
  • Over-the-counter medicines
  • Medical Devices & IVDs
  • Biogicals
  • Other

Interests

  • Health technology
  • Legislation
  • Women's health
  • Children's health
  • Learning and development
  • Environmental health
  • Strategic Policy
  • Policy Development