University of Queensland Biological Resources


Dedicated to servicing the needs of UQ researchers in maintaining and evaluating animal controls

The University of Queensland's Biological Resources (UQBR) is a Central Research Platform (CRP) established to ensure there is effective and dedicated support for research involving animal models.

UQBR includes a number of facilities across the St Lucia, Herston and Gatton campuses, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital and Princess Alexandra Hospital and Hidden Vale site.

General enquiries

Rebecca Bruce - Administration Manager

Phone: +61 7 3346 4213

Research projects or new research models

Kevin Wathen-Dunn – UQ Biological Resources Director

Phone: + 61 7 3346 3863

Orders and enquiries

Register of Declared Pest Permits

Name of the permit holder

University of Queensland Biological Resources

Term of the permit

Term 3 years

Expiry date


Type of permit

Prohibited Matter (Scientific Research)

Restricted Matter (Scientific Research)