Registration as a Veterinary Surgeon - South Australia


All persons and entities wishing to practice as veterinary surgeons or veterinary specialists, or carry out any acts of veterinary treatment (which includes diagnosing a condition) must be registered in each state where they carry out any such treatment (that is, where the animal is).

Anyone dealing with animals must have a firm understanding of the Animal Welfare Act and Regulations, and if using any drugs, the Controlled Substances Act and Regulations.

Service type


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




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $252.00 -
Apply Application All $732.00

Annual practice fee for registration on the general register.

Administering agency

Veterinary Surgeons Board of SA

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:


Veterinary Surgeons Board of SA

South Australia
Mailing address: GPO BOX 11020
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 08 8359 3334
Website: Veterinary Surgeons Board of SA (Opens in new window)