College of Veterinarians of Ontario
|Record #: GCL0414||Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 10 Sep 2020|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-424-2856|
|Fax||519-824-6497 * Toll free 1-888-662-9479|
|Primary Contact||Jan Robinson, Registrar and Chief Executive Officer|
|Description (Site)||Adjacent to Springfield Golf and Country Club|
|Located In Community||Guelph|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Gordon St and Clair Road W|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Agency)||Provincial regulatory and licensing body for veterinarians in Ontario. All facilities where veterinary medicine is practiced in Ontario, including mobile facilities, must meet accreditation standards established by the College of Veterinarians of Ontario.|
|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 5,000 veterinarians, accredits over 2,300 facilities in Ontario
|Hours||Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm|
|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|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Service Categories||Occupational/Professional Licensing and Certification ~ Veterinarians ; Veterinarian Complaints ; Veterinary Associations|