Consultation outcome

UK SMI TP 19: indole test

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Detail of outcome

The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 3 December 2018.

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Detail of feedback received

Timeline of review process

Date review started: 11 June 2018

First consultation: 31 August 2018 to 14 September 2018

Document discussed at the following working group meetings:

  • 31 October 2018

Date document issued: 3 December 2018

Original consultation


We're seeking views on the UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations TP 19 which apply to indole tests.

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Consultation description

Public Health England (PHE) has opened a consultation in joint partnership with professional organisations.

This consultation asks for feedback in relation to the UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations TP 19: indole test.

We have refined the process so that UK SMI users can comment more easily if they see no requirement for amendments to the document out for consultation.


TP 19: closed consultation draft

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Published 31 August 2018
Last updated 10 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Review of users' comments: December 2018'.
  2. Added draft review of users' comments, for information.
  3. First published.