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Guidelines and Policies

Guidelines for Ethical Review of Research Proposals for Human Somatic Cell Gene Therapy and Related Therapies (1999)
Provides guidance to both ethical committees and those preparing ethics submissions on somatic cell gene therapy.


Gene Technology Act
Regulates research that involves genetic manipulation techniques.

Toolkits and Protocols

Human Genetics and Advisory Committee
Provides on-going advice on high-level technical and strategic issues in human genetics, and on the social, ethical and legal implications of human genetics and related technologies to the NHMRC.

Papers and Reports

Public attitudes towards biotechnology in Australia: Results of a survey of public attitudes 2009-10 [PDF]
Australian Government (2010)

Emerging biotechnologies: technology, choice and the public good
Nuffield Council on Bioethics.

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