Veterinary Medicines Directorate: privacy notices

Privacy notices regarding personal data processed by the VMD for the administration of Pharmacovigilance, Inspections, applications for Import Certificates (SIC, WDIC and RIC) also for employees and contractors.



These privacy notices will help you to understand:

  • what personal data the VMD collects about you
  • how the VMD uses this personal data
  • what rights you have regarding the personal data we hold about you

Our Personal information charter also explains more about how we treat your personal information. If you have any questions, or would like to enforce any of your rights, please contact the Data Protection Manager:

Data Protection Manager
Veterinary Medicines Directorate
Woodham Lane
New Haw
KT15 3LS

Published 21 May 2018
Last updated 1 April 2021 + show all updates
  1. E-learning privacy notice added

  2. Updated VMD Privacy Notice for Employees, workers and contractors

  3. Added privacy notices for licensing service and service registration

  4. Privacy notice for the VMD’s Service Desk supporting VMD IT Services added.

  5. Added: VMD Privacy Notice for employees, workers and contractors (UK)

  6. Microchip Surveillance Privacy Notice added

  7. First published.