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Application validation over the Christmas period

The schedule for validation of marketing authorisation applications over the Christmas period.


If you wish your application to be considered for validation during the Christmas period, the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) must receive it on, or before Tuesday 16th December 2014. The last validation meeting to discuss applications for new Marketing Authorisations (MAs) will take place Friday 19th December 2014.

Any applications received after 16th December will not be considered for validation until the week commencing 29th December 2014.

Please note the VMD will be closed on 25th and 26th December 2014 and 1st January 2015.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Abigail Seager; email:, telephone: 01932 338465.

Published 13 November 2014