As stated by article 9.3 of the Consortium Agreement:
"The Contracting Party may share all information distributed within ENGL with other GMO laboratories of their countries that have similar obligations as those stipulated in the current Agreement but that are not or cannot be nominated as a formal ENGL Member. The Contracting Party shall, prior to the signature of this Agreement, provide the list of associated public or private GMO laboratories and ascertain to safeguard the confidentiality obligations stipulated under the current Agreement. The lists shall be collated into a single list and annexed to the Agreement. It shall be regularly updated according to article 6.8 g."