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College of Veterinarians of Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-824-5600
Toll Free Phone 1-800-424-2856
Fax 519-824-6497, Toll free 1-888-662-9479
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Primary Contact Jan Robinson, Registrar and Chief Executive Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Protects and serves the public interest through regulation of the practice of veterinary medicine.
  • veterinarians are licensed, facilities are accredited, standards and policies are developed and maintained
  • investigations and resolutions process
  • licenses approximately 5,200 veterinarians, accredits over 2,300 facilities in Ontario
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Must hold a degree in veterinary medicine to become a licensed member of the College.
Veterinarians in Ontario must practice from an accredited veterinary facility.
Application Submit academic credentials * visit website for registration / licensing process, application for licensure
Languages English
Fees Licensure
Site Information
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
2106 Gordon St
Guelph, ON
Canada N1L 1G6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Consumer Protection / Complaints
Service Categories Occupational/Professional Licensing and Certification ~ Veterinarians ; Veterinarian Complaints ; Veterinary Associations

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