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RCVS Council Election 2017

Voting in the RCVS Council election 2017 has now opened.

You can read more about who's standing via the following links.



Sixteen candidates are standing in this year's election, including three existing Council members and 13 new candidates.

You may view their contact details, biographies and manifestos by clicking on the names below:

Please note: Under the RCVS Election Scheme, as approved by the Privy Council, the RCVS Registrar shall not be required to circulate an election statement which they consider to be defamatory (or otherwise unlawful), or factually misleading and may, when the statement cannot be agreed with the candidate, either edit the election statement or decide not to circulate it.

Quiz the candidate videos

This year we asked each candidate to produce a video in which they answer two questions submitted directly by the profession. These videos can now be found on our YouTube channel.


How to vote

Voting opened on Friday, 24 March 2017 and closes at 5pm on Friday, 28 April 2017.

Those veterinary surgeons eligible to vote online using their unique security codes (sent by post and email) at 

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