Registration as a Veterinary Specialist - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to operate as a veterinary specialist in Tasmania. Recognised veterinary specialisations include:

  • anaesthesiology and intensive care
  • animal behaviour
  • avian medicine
  • bovine medicine
  • equine medicine
  • ophthalmology
  • pathobiology
  • radiation
  • reproduction
  • small animal medicine
  • surgery.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for registration you must:

  • be 18 years of age or older
  • be registered as a veterinary surgeon in Tasmania
  • possess adequate qualifications and experience relevant to your intended area of specialisation
  • be a fit and proper person to practise as a veterinary specialist in Tasmania
  • pay the relevant application fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Registration as a Veterinary Specialist - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Lodgement

Apply

Your application should be accompanied by the appropriate application fee, presentation of your original qualifications, or a certified copy, and a letter of good standing.


Approval time

You will be notified of the approval of your registration after the receipt of completed application forms and associated documents.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Veterinary Board of Tasmania

Act(s) name

Veterinary Surgeons Act 1987 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Registrar
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Veterinary Board of Tasmania


Phone:

03 6294 6961
vbt@netspace.net.au

Supporting information

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