You have to attend the required training and induction to use the Facility.
Health and Safety Executive resources
Find out about:
- working in microbiology laboratories
- working with genetically modified organisms in contained use facilities
- approved codes of practice specific to control of substances hazardous to health
- notification guidance
Download the approved list of biological agents (PDF: 540 KB).
The Health and Safety Executive also has a list of biosafety resources.
Read GOV.UK guidance on the controls on Animal pathogens.
You can also apply for a licence to handle animal pathogens in England.