You will require this accreditation if you are a veterinarian intending to conduct animal health procedures and certification for approved export programs.
Accredited veterinarians ensure the health, welfare and safety of eligible live animals and eligible animal reproductive material is adequate for export activities.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible to receive this accreditation you must:
- Be registered under the law of a state or territory as a veterinarian, veterinary practitioner or veterinary surgeon;
- Have completed Animal Health Australia's Accreditation Program for Australian Veterinarians (APAV); and
- Successfully complete Animal Health Australia's Online AAVet course.
To be accredited to undertake shipboard work you must also be an Australian citizen.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the accrediation.
Fees are calculated per quarter-hour (or part of) spent processing the application for accreditation or re-accreditation.
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
Export Control Act 1982 (Australian Government)
Export Control (Animals) Order 2004 (Australian Government)
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