The Veterinary Council of Sri Lanka is established under the Veterinary Surgeons and Practitioners Act No:46 of 1956 regulates the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery in Sri Lanka.  Only veterinary practitioners registered with the Sri Lanka Veterinary Council are legally authorized to engage in veterinary practice in Sri Lanka.

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Draft Sri Lanka Veterinary Council Act Open for Comments and Suggestions by Veterinarians

VCSL has completed the first draft  of the proposed Veterinary Council Act for comments by the VCSL registered veterinarians. The proposed act is expected to repeal the Veteri...
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Commencement of Internship Training Program for New Veterinary Graduates

A six-month mandatory internship training programme for sixty four recent veterinary graduates were commenced from 2nd September 2020. Each veterinary intern will complete two plac...
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Calling Applications For Internship Training - April 2020

Applications are hereby called from recently graduated veterinarians to follow a six-month internship training at designated locations. It is compulsory to complete six month inter...
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77 New Veterinarians Obtained Licences to Practice In Sri Lanka

Seventy seven new Veterinarians who have succefully completed a six-month internship training program received thier veterinary licences at a ceremony held on 06th of November 2019...
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Certificate Awarding Ceremony for Newly Registered Veterinarians

Certificate awarding ceremony for newly registered Veterinarians will be held on 6th November 2019 at  the Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) of Department of Animal Prod...
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Election of Three Members to the Veterinary Council of Sri Lanka 2019 to 2022

Follwing three members were elected to the Veterinary Council of Sri Lanka for a period of four years from 2019 to 2022. Prof. Anil Pushpakumara Dr. Ajith Liyanagamage Dr. Sam...
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