Animal Ethics Committee
The Royal Women's Hospital Animal Ethics Committee operates in accordance with the NHMRC Australian Code of Practice for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes and the Victorian Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1986 and other relevant federal and state legislation and regulations.
All applications to the Royal Women's Hospital Research Committee, Royal Women's Hospital Human Research Ethics Committee and Royal Women's Hospital Animal Ethics Committee are to be submitted using the prescribed forms as explained below.
For further advice, please contact the Research and Ethics Secretariat.
Research proposal applications
Research applications are to be submitted on the Royal Women's Hospital Animal Ethics Application Form in conjunction with Women's Research Protocol Cover Sheet (Departmental Approval Form).
Please see downloads below for The Royal Women's Hospital animal ethics application forms, protocol instructions and Annual/Progress Report template