Research and knowledge exchange

Useful Links and Key Documents

Here you'll find links to useful animal welfare websites and resources.

Animal Welfare Websites

National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs)

AWERB Guiding Principles

  • The 'AWERB Guiding Principles' is a handbook co-produced by the RSPCA and LASA "[...]intended to help interpret the requirements for UK local Animal Welfare and Ethical Review Bodies (AWERBs) and share good practices".

The Nagoya Protocol

  • University Nagoya Protocol page
  • A useful article from Imperial College London outlining what the protocol is, and how it relates to research involving animals can be found here.

Key Legislation