Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes - South Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you use animals for scientific purposes.

The code applies to all aspects of the care and use of animals when the aim is to gain, develop or demonstrate knowledge or techniques in any area of science, including:

  • medicine
  • biology
  • agriculture
  • veterinary and other animal sciences
  • teaching and education
  • environmental studies.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.


As specified

Administering agency

Department for Environment and Water

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