Forms

Licence application, variation and renewal forms

Licences related to the use of animals in research and teaching include:

  • Scientific Procedures Premises Licence
  • Scientific Procedures Premises Licence (School)
  • Scientific Procedures Fieldwork Licence
  • Specified Animals Breeding Licence.

To apply for a new licence, or vary or renew an existing licence, please contact sp.licensing@ecodev.vic.gov.au for the relevant form.

Fieldwork notification form

This form is to notify Animal Welfare Victoria of scientific procedures conducted as fieldwork (where procedures are conducted at non-licensed premises):

'Death as an end-point' procedures

A person seeking approval for death as an end-point scientific procedures should contact sp.licensing@ecodev.vic.gov.au for the relevant application form.

The Guidance note – Death as an end-point scientific procedures provides important information on what constitutes a ‘death as an end-point’ scientific procedure and the application process.

Animal use return forms

Animal use returns must be completed and submitted to Animal Welfare Victoria by 31 March of each year for:

The annual return consists of 3 parts:

  • Part A – An Excel spreadsheet that must be submitted only if animals were used for the reporting period
  • Part B – A Word document form that must be submitted even if you did not use animals for the reporting period.
  • Part C – A Word document that must be submitted only if death as an endpoint procedure is conducted.

Download:

It is strongly recommended that you refer to the Animal return submission guideline to ensure correct completion of the return:

Page last updated: 20 Oct 2021