KI Animal welfare body at Campus Solna
The Animal Welfare Body (AWB) is an independent authority at KI, and the aim of the AWB is to strengthen the animal welfare for laboratory animals.
Furthermore, the AWB handles amendments to laboratory animal ethics licenses which do not interfere with animal welfare, or administrative amendments such as change of the ethics license holder or animal facility.
AWB recommendations and guidelines
The animal welfare body is an independent authority at KI with the aim to strengthen animal welfare for all laboratory animals.
Apply for an amendment to the AWB
You can apply to the animal welfare body for an amendment to your approved ethics license if your amendment meets the requirements outlined here.
The amendment will only be valid for your research animals housed in animal facilities at KI.
Animal research outside of the EU
Our self-assessment guide will take you through the first step.