COVID-19 update

Posted on 3/19/2020
Veterinary specific updates on COVID-19 available from Australian Veterinary Association website.

COVID-19 Guidance and Resources for veterinary surgeons

Posted on 3/17/2020
In response to the evolving situation with COVID-19 the Board is providing the following guidance and resources for veterinary surgeons.

Pentobarbital - Consultation for proposal change to up schedule

Posted on 12/20/2019
The Commonwealth Government has opened a public consultation for a proposal to up schedule pentobarbital (when packed for injection) from Schedule 4 to Schedule 8.

Bushfire Crisis

Posted on 11/20/2019
Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses from Western Australia wishing to volunteer volunteer their time and skills to care for animals affected by the bushfires should apply through the AVERT program operated by Vets Beyond Borders.

Unique email addresses now required

Posted on 11/20/2019
To access your account and log in online you will now need a unique email address

Antimicrobial stewardship resources for veterinary surgeons

Posted on 11/6/2019
Antimicrobial resistance is a major global threat of increasing concern to human and animal health

House call veterinary surgeons and Poisons Permits

Posted on 11/6/2019
If you are a veterinary surgeon operating a house call practice you require a Poisons Permit

Relocation of veterinary premises

Posted on 11/6/2019
Registration of a veterinary hospital or clinic relates to a particular premise and is not transferable