SMTA agreement

SMTA Agreement is a Standard Material Transfer Agreement. This is the document the National Centre for Plant Genetic Resources: Polish Genebank uses to distribute plant genetic material. SMTA defines terms and conditions of the plant genetic material utilization. You can use the material only for the following purposes: research, breeding and/or education.

It is necessary to accept the SMTA (Standard Material Transfer Agreement) due to the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture. The Agreement is displayed to read and accept during the process of ordering accessions through the search (

You can also read the SMTA here:

Standard Material Transfer Agreement