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KPI approval time
|New applications||30 business days|
|Minor amendments||7 business days|
The terms of reference of the Austin Health Animal Ethics Committee (AEC) are available below.
Australian & New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching (ANZCCART) offers a free online course. The training covers the Australian Code and NZ Guide and welfare issues relating to animal use in research and teaching.
The purpose of the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) Code is to promote the ethical, humane and responsible care and use of animals for scientific purposes.