Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Animal Research Monitoring and Adverse Events Guidelines

Status Current
Effective Date 3rd October 2019
Review Date 3rd October 2022
Approval Authority Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
Approval Date 2nd October 2019
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Alan Hales
Manager, Research Integrity Unit
+61 2 49854269
Research and Innovation Division

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

28 May 2021:  Clauses 18, 40 (table) and 42 amended. Clause 43 added. Amendments require researchers to advise the Animal Welfare Officer immediately when an unexpected adverse event occurs.  Approved by DVCRI, 21 May 2021. 


25 June 2020:  Amended references to UON to University. Administrative amendment, approved by Director, Assurance Services.


This guideline was developed to meet the requirements of the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes.



Clauses Amended:Guideline: All