Nature of functions/ services offered

Quality control of veterinary biologicals plays a pivotal role in the increased livestock health, production efficiency and better economy. This can be achived through preventive measures such as immunization and project hundreds of millions of animals from many contagious and deadly diseases. For this there is a need of harmonization of standards of veterinary biologicals in India. This will brings the vaccines manufactures of the country and quality control testing institutions a common platform and will lead to availability of veterinary biologicals of global standards. This will further control and reduce the livestock diseases and the country will be able to produce safe and sound food security, a big question in expert of food and food products of animal origin.


Healthy and productive livestock in Indian subcontinent using standard,efficient and safe veterinary biological Vision-2030 CCSNIAH


1.Achieve excellence in quality control and assurance of standard, efficient and safe veterinary biologicals in India.
2.Harmonize the quality of veterinary vaccines and diagnostics in India as per global standards.


1. To act as a nodal institute to recommend licensing of veterinary vaccines in the country.
2. To make available facilities for quality control of veterinary vaccines and diagnostics.
3. To make available standards for veterinary biologicals and diagnostics.

Quality Policy

CCS National Institute of Animal Health is committed to continual improvement in quality testing of veterinary biologicals and clientele satisfaction through effective quality management system, receptive and timely approach, dedicated work culture, technological upgradation and compliance with applicable requriments to achieve the objectives.

Quality Objectives:

1. Continual improvement in quality testing of veterinary biologicals,
2. Clientele satisfaction,
3. Effective quality management system,
4. Receptive and timely approach,
5. Dedicated work culture,
6. Technological upgradation,
7. Compliance with applicable requriments,

Strategic Framework of the Institute

CCS NIAH has a committed group of scientists which endeavors to provide best services to the stakeholders for quality control testing of veterinary biologicals following testing protocols as per Indian Pharmacopoeia 2014 and Drugs & Cosmetic Act 1940. It has strong foundation to expertise in providing these services in a transparent and timely manner to different end-users that conform to professional ethics, integrity and confidentiality. The institute also focuses on healthy and productive livestock in Indian subcontinent using standard, efficient and safe veterinary biologicals in India as per global standards. The institute has committed to shape itself according to the future trends by optimization of working environment at CCSNIAH keeping in view the needs and demands of livestock sector.