Consultations - get involved

There are lots of ways you can get involved with BVA and voice your opinions on issues affecting the veterinary profession. 

Join the BVA survey panel

Join over 1,000 BVA members and participate in the Voice of the Veterinary Profession. These short, quarterly surveys help us gather important data about the veterinary profession and get vital messages in the media. 

Find out more about Voice of the Veterinary Profession 

Comment on current consultations

We are currently developing responses to the consultations below. If you're a BVA member you can send your comments to or join the debate now on BVA community

Consulting body Consultation Response Deadline
Welsh Government

Brexit and our land: securing the future of Welsh farming

22 October 2018

Department of Agriculture and Rural Development DARD

Northern Ireland future agricultural policy framework

03 October 2018

Scottish Government

Scottish Parliament Post-legislative Scrutiny: Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010

28 September 2018


EMA guidelines on summary of product characteristics for VMPS containing antimicrobials

24 September 2018

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

Proposed new framework for post-registration qualifications for RVNs

07 September 2018

Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs

Extending the use of approved lay testers for skin testing of cattle in England

31 August 2018

Scottish Government

Stability and simplicity proposals for a rural funding transition period

22 August 2018