Veterinary surgeon registration - Queensland


You will need this registration to practice as a veterinary surgeon.

You can also apply for specialist registration if you have specific advanced training in a particular area.

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, you must:

  • be of good fame and character
  • be the holder of a recognised veterinary degree.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need to undertake continuing professional development (CPD) requirements.


This registration is for the duration of the calendar year when granted. The renewal process is available from 1 December each year.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You can find the current fees here.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Continuing professional development (Opens in new window)


This registration cannot be transferred. Once registered, you are able to work in New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, Northern Territory, and Australian Capital Territory.

Administering agency

Veterinary Surgeons Board of Queensland

Contact details

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