Animal Research Authority - New South Wales


Every person carrying out animal research must be the holder of an Animal Research Authority. Animal Research Authorities are issued for specific projects at the time of project approval by an Animal Ethics Committee.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Authorities can only be issued for a 12-month period, and will need to be renewed annually during the life of any approved project that runs for more than 12 months.


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Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $500.00 Fees for 2022-23


Act(s) name

Animal Research Act 1985 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Animal Research Regulation 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Regional NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Contact details

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