Licensing of Veterinarians

All Veterinarians practicing in Newfoundland and Labrador must be licensed with the NL College of Veterinarians and must practice out of licensed facility, and meet all requirement as set the Veterinary Medical Act.

All veterinary licenses must be renewed on an annual basis and expire on December 31 of the current year.

Temporary licenses can be issued for 3 month and half year increments.

To issue a veterinary license, the office of the registrar must receive the following:
  • Appropriate completed application form
  • All supporting documents
  • Payment in full
Please allow up to 15 business days for license processing and activation once all required materials are received.

Please see the appropriate subpage for details and applications.