Recent updates

Item amended Date Amended Amended Reason
Qualified Persons (QPs)


PBR test page


Quality Management at IP Australia

back to normal

Timeliness Commitments

Reference to Customer Service Charter has been removed from the heading, and Commitments added in place of Guidelines.

Part 3. Acceptance

- Add more details in Point 18, Examiner assessment of application in Part 3. Acceptance.
- Add instructions on Pre-examination trial agreement.

Product Quality Standards

Deleting old quality standards

Monitoring and Measuring Quality at IP Australia

Remove the page about error tier levels as this relates to the old quality system

Part 8. Refusing an Application of PBR

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Part 7. Grant of Plant Breeder's Rights

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Part 6.1 Objections to Applications

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Part 6. Public Comments

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Part 5. Plant Varieties Journal

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Part 4.2 Australian Native Species

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Part 4.1 Overseas Test Report Content migration
Part 4. Test Growing

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Part 3.1 Variety Denomination Assessment

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