Consultation outcome

UK SMI TP 5: bile solubility test

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Detail of outcome

The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 9 August 2018.

Read the latest issue of UK SMI TP 5.

Detail of feedback received

Timeline of review process

Date review started: 2 February 2018

First consultation: 6 April 2018 to 20 April 2018

Document discussed at the following working group meetings:

  • 11 July 2018

Date document issued: 9 August 2018

Original consultation


We're seeking views on the UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations TP 5.

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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 Standards for Microbiology Investigations TP 5: bile solubility 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 5: closed consultation draft

TP 5: closed consultation draft

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Published 6 April 2018
Last updated 13 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added review of users' comments: TP 5 bile solubility test.
  2. Added a draft review of users' comments, for information.
  3. First published.