College could bring private prosecutions for act breaches

A new policy set to be drafted could enable the RCVS to bring private prosecutions for alleged breaches of the Veterinary Services Act (VSA). Officials have been asked to draw up potential guidelines, despite concerns over costs and whether the available punishments would offer a sufficient deterrent to offenders. A paper presented to the latest … Read more

RCVS councillor’s resignation reveals continued lack of transparency at the College – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Colin Whiting MRCVS has resigned his position on the RCVS Council after the College approved a new ‘How we work’ statement requiring Council members to publicly support all decisions taken by Council, even if they disagreed. In his first year of what would normally have been a four-year term, Colin served on the College’s Education … Read more