Veterinary Premises Registration - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this registration if you intend to operate a premises for the provision of veterinary services within the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). The services performed at the veterinary premises will determine the requirements and the type of registration granted. The types of premises available for registration are as follows:

  • mobile veterinary clinics
  • mobile veterinary hospitals
  • veterinary clinics
  • veterinary consulting room
  • veterinary hospitals.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for registration, your premises must:

  • comply with the prescribed Veterinary Premises Standards
  • pass an initial inspection
  • have an appointed superintendent.

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




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Veterinary Practice Act 2018 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Veterinary Practice Regulation 2018 Australian Capital Territory

Additional information

If you are a veterinary practitioner performing home visits you do not have to complete a full application for premises registration. Please submit page 3 of the premises registration application form and a letter from a registered premises agreeing that they will take any referred cases.

Administering agency

Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

ACT Veterinary Practitioners Board

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, ACT Veterinary Practitioners Board

ACT Veterinary Practitioners Board

Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 0012
Website: ACT Veterinary Practitioners Board (Opens in new window)