Premises Accreditation Scheme - PAS

In accordance with Part 9 of the Veterinary Practice Act 2005 the Veterinary Council has introduced a mandatory Premises Accreditation Scheme (PAS). There are four separate classifications of premises:-

  • Registered Veterinary Practice (RVP)
  • Registered Veterinary Clinic (RVC)
  • Registered Veterinary Hospital (RVH) - Companion Animal (CA) Equine (EQ) Food Animal (FA)
  • Registered Mobile Veterinary Unit (RMVU)

Relevant forms relating to the scheme are available in the Registrants' section of this website.

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The Veterinary Council of Ireland is the Statutory Body established under the Veterinary Practice Act 2005. The Veterinary Practice Act 2005 was passed in July 2005. The Veterinary Practice (Amendment) Act was passed in July 2012.

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Find a premises registered under the Council's mandatory Premises Accreditation Scheme (PAS)

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The Veterinary Council of Ireland is the Statutory Body established under the Veterinary Practice Act 2005.

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