Animal Ethics Policies and Guidelines

Animal Ethics Legislation

Animal Ethics Legislation

Guidelines specifically developed relating to the implementation of the Animal Research Act, Regulation, and the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes 8th Edition 2013 (the Code) are available here.

ARRP Guidelines

Note that it is a condition of UNSW's Accreditation as an Animal Research Establishment with the NSW regulator that unless otherwise approved by the ACEC, animals should be housed in accordance with the below guidelines:

NHMRC Guidelines

Specific guidelines relating to the implementation of the Code which should be consulted regarding the use of various species of animals for research and teaching purposes:

UNSW Policy and Guidelines

UNSW ACEC Guidelines

Other Resources