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Veterinary medicines guidance

This is a collection of veterinary medicines guidance (formerly VMGNs) which have been created as a guide for the Veterinary Medicines Regulations.

This veterinary medicines guidance contains a summary of the provisions (requirements) of the Veterinary Medicines Regulations (VMR) relating to the named topic.

If you wish to apply for an authorisation or would like further information please see the Veterinary medicines: Apply for page.

For more information see the Veterinary Medicines Regulations page.

Guidance

  1. Legal controls on veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  2. Marketing authorisations for veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  3. Retail of veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  4. Advertise veterinary medicines legally

    • Guidance
  5. Appeal against a regulatory decision made by the VMD

    • Guidance
  6. Veterinary Pharmacovigilance: your responsibilities

    • Guidance
  7. Exemption from authorisation for medicines for small pet animals

    • Guidance
  8. The Cascade: Prescribing unauthorised medicines

    • Guidance
  9. Record keeping requirements for veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  10. Manufacturing Authorisations for veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  11. Horse medicines and record keeping requirements

    • Guidance
  12. Manufacturing and supplying veterinary medicines for animal feed

    • Guidance
  13. Controlled drugs: Veterinary medicines

    • Guidance
  14. Registrations of Veterinary Homeopathic Remedies (VHR)

    • Guidance
  15. Apply for a certificate to import a medicine for veterinary use into the UK

    • Guidance
  16. Autogenous Vaccine, Non-Food Animal Blood Bank, Equine Stem Cell Centre Authorisation

    • Guidance
  17. Veterinary medicine wholesale dealer's authorisation (WDA)

    • Guidance
  18. Apply for specific batch control of a pharmaceutical veterinary medicine

    • Guidance
  19. Apply for batch release of an immunological veterinary medicine

    • Guidance
  20. Animal Test Certificates

    • Guidance
Published 5 November 2014
Last updated 24 December 2015 + show all updates
  1. Animal Test Certificates VMGN 6 replaced with revised guidance
  2. Replaced VMGN 17 with Manufacturing and supplying veterinary medicines for animal feed
  3. First published.