Corporate partnerships

There are a number of ways your business can partner with BVA including:

You can also hire rooms at the BVA offices in London.

If you are a part of a group of veterinary practices you may be interested in BVA's group membership options

Why BVA?

Raise the profile of your company, products and services with our members:

  • 11,000+ qualified veterinary surgeons
  • 3000+ veterinary students
  • UK wide, all areas of specialism and career stage
  • Access to non members attending our events or accessing our website and publications.

BVA is a not for profit organisation. The money you spend with us is used to help run services for our members and to fund our work in representing veterinarians and the animals in their care.

Sponsorship

BVA CPD events

Our CPD events take place around the country, and take up to 35 delegates a day.

Sponsorship opportunities at these events

Opportunity Cost
Course sponsor £650
Delegate bags £100 + provision of bags
Delegate name badges and lanyards £100 + provision of name badges and lanyards
Notepads £100 + provision of notepads
Pens £100 + provision of pens

*prices exclude VAT

Course sponsor benefits

  • 10 minute speaker slot to present to all delegates before lunch
  • Exhibition stand in the catering are of the venue – including 1 x free lunch and refreshments for exhibitor
  • 2 x items inserted into delegate pack
  • Acknowledgement as course sponsor in CPD brochure subject to confirmation by copy deadline
  • Tweet sent from @BVACPD detailing sponsor of event
  • Holding slide at start and end of presentation slides to thank sponsor including logo
  • Logo on delegate badges
  • Acknowledgment as sponsor with logo on the page detailing course outline and booking details on BVA website
  • Sponsor logo can be hyperlinked to sponsor’s website
  • As above with hyperlinked logo on marketing emails relating to the sponsored course

Item sponsorship benefits

  • Company logo on sponsored item
  • 10% discount on price for stand in exhibition
  • Acknowledgement as sponsor on course website

There is also the opportunity to exhibit at events.

BVA Congress, BVA Careers Fair, BVA Farm and Equine streams at London Vet Show

If you are interested sponsoring or exhibiting at any of the BVA sessions at the London Vet Show on r.chapman@closerstillmedia.comor on 02476 719683.

BVA Gala Dinner

BVA Gala dinner

Thursday 20 November, 7pm – 1am, Chelsea Harbour Hotel

The BVA Gala Dinner takes place on the Thursday evening of London Vet Show. This year we are holding our dinner at the five-star Chelsea Harbour Hotel which is just a 10 minute taxi ride from LVS. We expect between 150-180 guests from veterinary profession. For a ticket price of just £75 including VAT our annual celebration will include a drinks reception, 3 course dinner with wine and entertainment including a live jazz band.

The drinks reception kindly been sponsored by Logo1

Wine at dinner kindly been sponsored by Lloyd white

Remaining sponsorship opportunities

BVA hosts regional dinners each year in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. These dinners are attended by around 80-100 invited guests from the senior roles in the veterinary profession and from professional bodies we work with such as Minsters and MPs. As far as the venue and protocol allow, we would welcome sponsorship to cover the cost of running these events and will tailor sponsorship benefits accordingly. The dinners provide an informal event for guests to network and find out about BVA’s recent work and future plans. To find out more please contact contact Nila James, Business Development Manager on nilaj@bva.co.uk or call 020 7908 6354

Sponsorship of regional events and student clinical clubs

Sponsoring a BVA regional meeting or clinical club lets you engage with our members face to face in specific regions/areas of interest.

If you would like to sponsor a BVA regional group meeting and have the opportunity to meet and speak to our members please contact Amelia Findon ameliaf@bva.co.uk

If you are interested in sponsoring university clinical club meetings and having the opportunity to meet and speak to students please contact Zoe Davies zoed@bva.co.uk

BVA guides and publications

BVA produces a range of guides and brochures, including the New Graduate Guide, the BVA CPD Programmes, BVA 2015 Wall planner, Developing your vet career guide

Sponsorship opportunities vary depending on production cost and print run, but as a minimum sponsors will be acknowledged with logo in the publication.

For further information on opportunities available please contact Nila James, Business Development Manager on nilaj@bva.co.uk or call 020 7908 6354

Exhibiting

Exhibit at BVA events to engage personally with our members, demonstrate your products, answer questions and where appropriate give samples or vouchers

BVA CPD courses

BVA runs a wide range of CPD covering clinical, personal development and business skills around the country.

Manning an exhibition stand allows you to engage face to face with delegates in a relaxed and informal environment.

Please note that there are a limited number of stands available so it is advisable to book early to avoid disappointment.

Stand fee: £300 + VAT

  • 1 x 6ft trestle table in the catering area of the venue with access to power
  • 1 x free lunch and refreshments for exhibitor

Please note that extra exhibitors will be charged a notional fee for lunch.

To book at stand please contact Nila James at 020 7908 6354 or nilaj@bva.co.uk

BVA Congress, BVA Careers Fair, BVA Farm and Equine streams at London Vet Show

If you are interested in exhibiting around a BVA stream at the London Vet Show please contact Rob Chapman on r.chapman@closerstillmedia.com or on 02476 719683

Advertising

BVA provides several advertising solutions, both in digital and print.

With over 15,000 members comprised of veterinary surgeons, students, veterinary nurses and practice managers, you can reach your target audience for any veterinary marketing campaign by advertising with us.

Advertising rates and specifications (161 KB PDF)

Advertise in our journals

Display sales

To advertise in our journals, Veterinary Record and In Practice, available in print and online, contact Kevan Bowen, Sales Manager at BVA journals on kbowen@bmjgroup.com or 0776 888 0410

Careers and jobs

Please contact:
Telephone: 020 7874 7067
Email: vetrecordjobs@bmj.com
or download our media pack (565 KB PDF)