Specialist Unit for Animal Husbandry and Animal Welfare
1210 Wien, Veterinärplatz 1
Building GA / 4th floor / room GA09P29
T +43 1 25077-6239
Head of the Specialist Unit: Dr. Martina Dörflinger
Monday-Thursday from 09:00 am to 16:00 pm
Friday by arrangement
The Specialist Unit for Animal Welfare and Animal Husbandry is a federal institution under the authority of the Federal Minister of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection. It serves as a central agency providing information and assessment in animal welfare (Art. 18a para. 1, Federal Law Gazette I No. 118/2004 as amended by Federal Law Gazette I No. 86/2018 of the Austrian Animal Welfare Act).