The Biosafety Program at the University of Guelph focuses on the safe management of biohazardous materials including microorganisms and biological toxins that cause disease in humans, animals, and plants.  Principal Investigators planning to use biohazards within their research, teaching or analytical services activities are required to obtain a biohazard permit.

The University's Biosafety Officer, Gausiya Khan may be contacted by email at or by phone at 519 824 4120 ext. 53190.

All documentation and forms pertaining to the Biohazard Program are accessible for users through their University of Guelph login.

Biosafety Standards and Guidelines