EAZA Accreditation Programme for New Applicants

Before entering the EAZA Accreditation Programme (EAP), we advise applicants to check that they are meeting or progressing towards the EAZA Standards of Animal Care, Conservation, Conservation Education, Research and Ethics.

Step 1: the Administrative Procedure

View an in-depth guide to the administrative procedure
View an example accreditation questionnaire

Step 2: The Screening Mission

View a quick guide to the screening mission
View an in-depth guide to the screening mission
View an example Screening Team questionnaire

Step 3: The Decision Making Process

View how the decision is made
View the levels of membership

Additional Resources

View a visual guide and timeline: from information request to final decision.
View applicant responsibilities and obligations