Competence Specific Registration

The contact details of Councillors are published in the Newsletters and is published here for ease of reference.

Jana Pretorius (Acting-president)
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John Adam (Chairperson Committee on Fees & Food Safety Committee)
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Ayoub Banderker (Animal Welfare portfolio)
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Cor Bester (Laboratory Animal Technology)
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Derick Block (Legal Knowledge)
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Glen Carlisle (Chairperson Investigation Committee)
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Anne de Vos (Chairperson Specialist & Review Committee & well being of professionals)
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Theresa Lotter (Veterinary Nursing & Chairperson Inspections)
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Ziyanda Majokweni
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Mphane Molefe (Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries & Public Relations portfolio)
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Clive Marwick (Member of the Executive Committee & Chairperson of Finance Committee)
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Lipalesa Motjope (Non-veterinary Professional)
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Rapule Mphuthi (State veterinary)
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Johan Muller (Veterinary Technology)
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Vinny Naidoo (Faculty of Veterinary Science, UP & Chairperson Education)
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Charlotte Nkuna (Chairperson Registration and Authorisation)
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PeterOberem
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Johan Oosthuizen (Animal Health Technicians) 
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Joseph van Heerden (Chairperson of the CPD Accreditation Committee & SAVA representative)
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Guidelines:

A. Authorisation of animal welfare assistants [AWAs]

Refer Checklists B1-B5

B. Use of Medicines by AWAs

Refer Checklists B1-B5

C. MRA permits

Refer Checklists B1 –B5

D. Criteria for assessment of competence

Read with Form D

E. Veterinarians assessing competence.

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OTHER WEBSITES

RELEVANCE FOR VETERINARY AND

PARA-VETERINARY PROFESSION

WEBSITE ADDRESS

The Department of Agriculture Forestry

and Fisheries

View the history of the veterinary profession

ARC-OVI

View the Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research

http://www.daff.gov.za/

 

http://www.nda.agric.za/vetweb/History/Vets%20Past%20GH.htm

 

 http://ojvr.org/index.php/ojvr 

This is the website of the  

Parliamentary Monitoring Group.

Minutes of meetings of the Agriculture

and Land Affairs Portfolio Committee can

be viewed on this website.

View discussion on the amendments to

the Veterinary and Para-veterinary Professions

Act on this website.



http://www.pmg.org.za

This is the website address of the South African

Veterinary Association.

The South African Veterinary Association is a

voluntary organisation representing

the interests of the veterinary profession in

South Africa and has 1800 (2006) members.

http://www.sava.co.za

This is the website address of the South African

Association of Veterinary Technologists.

The South African Association of Veterinary

Technologists is a voluntary organisation representing

the interests of the veterinary technologist profession

and has 120 members.

http://www.saavt.co.za

This is the website address of the Technikon Pretoria.

The Technikon offers a National Diploma in Veterinary

Technology. The Technikon SA discontinued to offer the

diploma in Laboratory Animal Technology and

investigations are currently (2006) taking place to

offer the course elsewhere.

http://www.tut.ac.za/Students/
facultiesdepartments/science/departments/
biosciences/Pages/default.aspx

This is the website address of the

Technikon S A. (Unisa)

The Technikon offers a

National Diploma in Animal Health.

http://brochure.unisa.ac.za/
brochure/showprev.aspx?d=l_5_23&f=
p_NDANM

This is the website address of the

University of Pretoria.

The Faculty of Veterinary Science, U.P. is

one of nine faculties of the University of Pretoria.

The Faculty trains veterinary specialists,

veterinarians and veterinary nurses.

http://web.up.ac.za/
default.asp?ipkCategoryID=50

This is the website address of the

North West University.

The University offers a BSc Agric Degree in

Animal Health and a Diploma in Animal Health.

http://www.uniwest.ac.za

This is the website address of the Veterinary Nursing

Association of South Africa. The Association

is a voluntary organisation representing the

interests of the Veterinary Nursing profession.

http://www.vnasa.org

The rules for veterinarians state that: (5) The place at or from which a person practises a veterinary profession shall comply with the applicable minimum standards for a consulting room, or an animal hospital, as the case may be, which are specified in these Rules, and be registered with Council.  Click here to assess whether your facility complies with the minimum standards.

GNR.318 of 20 April 2007:  Regulations relating to the registration of veterinary facilities
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


The Minister of Agriculture and Land Affairs, has after consideration and approval of a relevant recommendation by the South African Veterinary Council, made the following regulations under section 43 of the Veterinary and Para-Veterinary Professions Act, 1982 (Act No.19 of 1982) set out in the Schedule:

Schedule.

  1. In this Schedule “the Regulations” means the regulations published by Government Notice No. R.2085 of 1 October 1982, as amended by the regulations published by Government Notices Nos. R.1994 of 11 September 1987 (as corrected by Government Notice No. R.2199 of 2 October 1987), R.397 of 4 March 1988, R.1067 of 17 May 1991, R.11 of 3 January 1992, R.976 of 27 March 1992, R.1477 of 23 September 1994, R.47 of 20 January 1995, R.701 of 12 May 1995, R.1401 of 15 September 1995, R.561 of 1 April 1996, R.256 of 14 February 1997, R.257 of 14 February 1997, R.96 of 16 January 1998, R.501 of 1 April 1998, R.751 of 5 June 1998, R.374 of 26 March 1999, R.422 of 1 April 1999, R.618 of 23 June 2000, R.734 of 17 August 2001, R.324 of 22 March 2002, R.1571 of 20 December 2002, R.562 of 2 May 2003, R.275 of 5 March 2004, R.568 of 7 May 2004 and R.679 of 4 June 2004.

 

1. Definitions.—Unless the context otherwise indicates, words and phrases in these regulations, shall have the meaning assigned thereto in the Act, and

“Act” means the Veterinary and Para-Veterinary Professions Act, 1982 (Act No. 19 of 1982);
“veterinary facility” means a facility at or from which a person practises a veterinary profession and includes a consulting room, clinic, animal hospital and any other place at or from which a veterinary profession is practised.

2. Registration of Veterinary Facilities.—

2.1    All veterinary facilities shall be registered with the council and comply with the applicable minimum standards for veterinary facilities.
2.2    An applicant that applies for the registration of a veterinary facility shall make an application for registration on a form that is obtainable from the registrar for this purpose certifying that the veterinary facility complies with the applicable minimum standards.

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Links to African Council websites

Veterinary Statutory Bodies in Africa
http://www.rr-africa.oie.int/en/RC/en_vsbs.html

Veterinary Council of Namibia
http://www.van.org.na/section.php?secid=10

Veterinary Council of Zimbabwe (department of livestock and veterinary services)
http://www.dlvs.gov.zw/

Kenya Veterinary Board
http://kenyavetboard.org/

Veterinary Council of Tanzania
http://www.mifugouvuvi.go.tz/vertinary-council-of-tanzania/

Botswana Veterinary Association
http://www.bva.org.bw/bva_content.php?id=2

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