Animal Experiments Permissions

Animal experimentation is strictly regulated by the Swiss legislation, mainly by the Animal Welfare Act (TSchG; 455) (PDF, 98 KB) (Amendment of 15 June 2012 (PDF, 48 KB)) and the Animal Welfare Ordinance (TSchV; 455.1 (PDF, 1106 KB)). Additional parts of the legislation may also be relevant for certain experiments.
See German site for more information on ordinances that are only available in German.

European Convention for the Protection of Vertebrate Animals used for Experimental and Other Scientific Purposeslink