The Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria is a statutory body created through the passing of the Veterinary Practice Act 1997.

The legislative functions of the Board are:

  • To register veterinary practitioners
  • To investigate complaints against registered veterinary practitioners
  • To subject registered veterinary practitioners to disciplinary procedures when appropriate
  • To issue guidelines
  • To advise the Minister on any matters relating to the Board's functions

The mission of the Board is to protect the public by ensuring access to veterinary services of an appropriate standard, delivered by veterinary practitioners acting in accordance with appropriate standards of professional conduct through the effective and efficient administration of the Veterinary Practice Act 1997.


Veterinary Practitioners can update their contact details at any time by logging into the ​VetConsole. 
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Anaesthesia & Analgesia Survey

Posted on 3/02/2017

Canine Parvovirus Survey

Posted on 19/01/2017

Board Update December 2016

Posted on 20/12/2016

VPRBV Draft Supervision Policy

Posted on 2/12/2016


Communication from the Board will be disseminated to registered veterinary practitioners using email.
Please make sure your current details are accurate to ensure that you are kept up to date with changes to the Act, Guidelines, and your registration renewal obligations.