Preparing for Inspection

The Federal Select Agent Program has posted an inspection video and inspection checklists to assist entities with preparing for an inspection and what transpires during and after an inspection.

Facility Inspection Video

Informational video about the select agent inspection program is provided to ensure compliance to the select agent regulations. The video describes how to prepare for an inspection and what transpires during and after an inspection.

Inspection Checklists

To ensure that entities are complying with the requirements of the select agent regulations, the Federal Select Agent Program inspects entities using these standardized checklists to certify that laboratories have the appropriate measures in place to deter the unauthorized access, theft, loss, or release of select agents.

1918 Influenza ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 390KB)

ABSL2 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 521KB)

ABSL3 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 612KB)

ABSL4 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 980KB)

ACL3 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 493KB)

African Swine Fever virus and/or Classical Swine Fever virus ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 195KB)

APHIS-CDC Incident Response (Section 14) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 308KB)

APHIS-CDC Records (Section 17) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 248KB)

APHIS-CDC Responsible Official (Section 9) and Registration (Section 7) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 197KB)

APHIS-CDC Security (Section 11) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 420KB)

APHIS-CDC Training (Section 15) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 144KB)

APHIS-CDC Transfers (Section 16) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 117KB)

BSL2 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 399KB)

BSL3 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 507KB)

BSL3Ag ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 633KB)

BSL4 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 921KB)

BSL4N ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 539KB)

Newcastle Disease virus ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 336KB)

HPAI virus ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 172KB)

NIHBL2 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 314KB)

NIHBL3 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 345KB)

NIHBL4 ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 451KB)

NIHBL2-LS ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 279KB)

NIHBL3-LS ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 337KB)

NIHBL2-N ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 293KB)

NIHBL3-N ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 361KB)

NIHBL4-N ChecklistAdobe PDFPDF 395KB)

Plant Containment ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 196KB)

Security FMD-Rinderpest (Section 11) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 120KB)

Security Variola (Section 11) ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 17KB)

Storage OnlyAdobe PDF(PDF 509KB)

Toxin ChecklistAdobe PDF(PDF 293KB)