Consultation outcome

UK SMI TP 2: aesculin hydrolysis test

This consultation has concluded

Download the full outcome

Detail of outcome

The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 10 September 2018.

Read the latest issue of UK SMI TP 2.

Detail of feedback received

Timeline of review process

Date review started: 30 January 2018

First consultation: 20 March 2018 to 4 April 2018

Document discussed at the following working group meetings:

  • 11 July 2018

Date document issued: 10 September 2018

Original consultation


This consultation asks for comments in relation to TP 2: aesculin hydrolysis test.

This consultation ran from

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 Standards for Microbiology Investigations TP 2: aesculin hydrolysis 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 2: closed consultation draft

TP 2: closed consultation draft

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Published 20 March 2018
Last updated 3 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added the 'review of users' comments' for September 2018.
  2. Added review of users' comments September 2018.
  3. Added draft review of users' comments, for information.
  4. First published.