Traditional knowledge code of practice - Queensland


You will be required to comply with this code if you are involved in biodiscovery activities that require traditional knowledge in Queensland.

This code defines the minimum measures to be taken before traditional knowledge can be used for biodiscovery and requires all participants to take all reasonable and practical measures to ensure it does not use traditional knowledge for biodiscovery unless it has an agreement with the custodians of that knowledge.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Science

Contact details

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Department of Environment and Science

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2454
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 1300 130 372
Website: Department of Environment and Science (Opens in new window)