Welcome to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

Contact us


Opening times

We are open from 9.15am until 5pm, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.

Opening times during the Christmas and New Year period are announced separately each year in latest news.


General enquiries

For general enquiries about the RCVS, for comments about our website, or if you are not sure which department to email, please complete our contact form or use the following contact details:

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
Belgravia House
62-64 Horseferry Road

T 020 7222 2001 
F 020 7222 2004 
E info@rcvs.org.uk


Departmental enquiries

If you have a specific enquiry, please e-mail the appropriate department using the contact details below.



Contact details


Media, Government and public relations as well as congresses, regional meetings, publications (including the Annual Report, RCVS News) corporate communications and website.

T 020 7202 0727


Corporate Services



For information on the Register, Directory of Practices, purchase of publications.

T 020 7202 0762

E publications@rcvs.org.uk





Issues of undergraduate and postgraduate education e.g. Certificates and Diplomas, Specialists, CPD and Visitations.

T 020 7202 0791

E education@rcvs.org.uk

View a detailed contact list for the Education Department.

Facilities Management


For information on room bookings and catering

T 020 7202 0726

E facilitiesteam@rcvs.org.uk



For RCVS finances

T 020 7202 0723

E finance@rcvs.org.uk

Practice Standards Scheme

For general enquiries about the RCVS Practice Standards Scheme.

T 020 7202 0767

E pss@rcvs.org.uk

President's/Chief Executive's Department

Matters relating to the President and Chief Executive, RCVS Council, the Operational Board and RCVS Day

T 020 7202 0761

E p.dean@rcvs.org.uk 

Professional Conduct

Matters relating to complaints, disciplinary and preliminary investigation issues, requests for advice, veterinary hospitals and riding establishments approval.

T 020 7202 0789

E profcon@rcvs.org.uk 

View a detailed contact list for the Professional Conduct Department.

RCVS Knowledge Library

For enquiries relating to book loans, database searches, historical collections, information services.

T 020 7202 0752

E library@rcvsknowledge.org

RCVS Knowledge

For all enquiries relating to RCVS Knowledge (formerly the RCVS Charitable Trust) including library enquiries.

T 020 7202 0721

E info@rcvsknowledge.org

View more contact details for the RCVS Knowledge. (This link will take you to the RCVS Knowledgee website.)


Membership and registration queries, changes of details and certificates of good standing.

Enquiries for veterinary nurses who are qualified relating to registration and restoration.

T 020 7202 0707


020 7202 0706 

E regnurses@rcvs.org.uk

Veterinary Nursing

For all matters relating to veterinary nursing and Approved Centres.

T 020 7202 0788

E vetnursing@rcvs.org.uk

View a detailed contact list for the Veterinary Nursing Department. (This link will take you to the RCVS Awards website.)


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