National Zoonoses and Food Hygiene Research Centre (NZFHRC) was established in 2049/2050 (1993) and registered under the Ministry of Social Welfare. It is situated at Jeevan Smriti Marg Ward – 13, Chagal, Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). This office has its own building and equipped laboratory. Since the period of establishment, it has been conducting research in infectious and communicable zoonotic diseases.