Research Division

Animal Ethics

The University of Tasmania Animal Ethics Committee (PDF 245.1 KB) (AEC) operates in accordance with the requirements of the Australian code for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes (the Code).

The University of Tasmania AEC ensures that the ethical review, approval and monitoring of the care and use of animals for scientific purposes conducted on behalf of the University of Tasmania is in compliance with the Code.

The University of Tasmania AEC meets on a weekly basis. There are no deadlines for submissions.

There will be no meetings between 13 December 2021 - 7 January 2022.

The University of Tasmania AEC only reviews research submitted by UTAS staff and students. There are no fees.