Animal Ethics is supported by the Research Integrity & Data Team, within the Chief Scientists Branch. For more information about NSW DPI’s AECs please email email@example.com.
Information for internal and external researchers
Internal NSW DPI researchers
Staff access only
Please visit Animal Ethics Compliance and Support (DRNSW intranet) to access information about the internal DPI AEC’s.
External researchers requiring the Secretary’s Animal Care and Ethics Committee
NSW DPI also supports and administers the Department of Regional NSW Secretary’s Animal Care and Ethics Committee (ACEC).
The Secretary’s ACEC is responsible for:
- considering applications for animal research authorities from individuals and accredited animal research establishments without their own AEC and for supervising animal supply for research by individual holders of animal supplier’s licences.
- ensuring that all animal care and use for research and education by animal research authority holders and supply of animals by animal suppliers under its supervision comply with the Act and the Code.
Please visit the Secretary’s ACEC’s webpage for further information.
External organisations using the Fisheries ACEC, please visit Fishing, Animal Care and Ethics.