PBR - Timing of Revocation under s50(1)(a) and opportunity for EOT for action under S 50(1)(b)

At a glance

Policy ID: 124

Status: Policy development

Priority: High

Plant breeders rights

Issue summary

There is uncertainty surrounding the timing of revocation should a PBR be revoked under paragraph 50(1)(a). Clarity is required on whether revocation take effect from the date of the decision to revoke or from the time of grant.


  • Identified for action 24 June 2021
  • Policy development 5 December 2022


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