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Reporting of animals used for scientific purposes 2020

The reports for the year 2020 are due on 31 March 2021 according to § 1 Versuchstiermeldeverordnung. The data must be transmitted to the responsible authority (for the city of Regensburg: Umweltamt).

Detailed information on the procedure can be found in the member-area.

Information on Animal Transfer

Import of animals

In view of the above: It is expressly pointed out that animals from non-certified breeding farms can only be imported if the management of the ZTL has received a corresponding import registration (members' area) at least one week in advance! Animals that have not been properly registered may not be accepted.

Export of animals

Likewise, animals may only be shipped after the corresponding export registration (members' area) has been submitted.

Responsible Authorities

Approvals and notifications of experimental projects (including ongoing procedures) from the UR or UKR are processed by the Government of Lower Franconia.

Government of Lower Franconia
Subject area 55.2
Peterplatz 9
97070 Würzburg

E-mail: tierversuche@reg-ufr.bayern.de

The City of Regensburg is responsible for import permits according to § 11a (4) of the Animal Welfare Act (e.g. mice from non-EU countries).

City of Regensburg
Environmental Office (Veterinary Office)
Bruderwöhrdstr. 15b
93055 Regensburg

For import permits of animal by-products (e.g. sample materials of animal origin, media/buffers with animal components (FCS or similar) etc.), the respective state authority responsible for the destination of the consignment has been responsible since September 2021. For research institutions in Bavaria, this is the

Bavarian State Ministry for the Environment and Consumer Protection
Rosenkavalierplatz 2
81925 Munich

E-mail: vet-einfuhr@stmuv.bayern.de.

Information on Current Changes

The statements of the National Committee (TierSchG) are helpful for the application.

Since 01.12.2021, additional information is required for animal experiment applications. Please refer to the information on the application procedure.

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Central Animal Laboratories

Veterinary Services


Hospital, BLD D2, R 3.01
Telephone 0941 944-6458
Facsimile 0941 944-5373
Office hours:
Mon-Thu 7-12 & 13-15
Fri 7-11