Issue a License for Practicing Veterinary Medicine and Supporting Professions

Service Code

D2-2-AAA-04-APH

Service Description

Through this service, the license for practicing the profession is issue for veterinarians and assisting veterinary professions in the country, including (veterinarian / veterinarian assistant / Veterinary nurse / laboratory technician) (Valid for one year from the date of issue)

Service Procedures
  1. Create the application electronically
  2. Paying the prescribed fees
  3. Review the application and complete the procedures electronically
  4. Examination of the veterinarian (in case of working in the therapeutic and diagnostic facilities only)
  5. Issuing the license electronically
Note: to start applying on the service, please register and signup to have your personal user name in the system
Target Audience
Companies
Required Documents
  • A copy of passport
  • Personal photo of the vet
  • A copy of the scientific certificates to be attested by the embassies or consulates of the State
  • A copy of the practical experience to be attested by the embassies or consulates of the State in case the experience is from outside the State, or the license issued by the Ministry in the case of Associate Veterinarian
  • A copy of the equivalence of the certificate from the Ministry of Education
  • A copy of the employment contract approved by the competent authority in the State
Terms and Conditions

Veterinarian

  1. Have a bachelor's degree in veterinary medicine with a minimum of 5 years' experience if the purpose of the license is for treatment or laboratory diagnosis and not less than two years if he is a UAE citizen and GCC member.
  2. Hold a bachelor's degree in veterinary medicine with at least one year of experience if the purpose of the license is to sell or trade in veterinary products and excludes from the requirement of experience UAE citizen and GCC member.

The assistant veterinarian

  1. Hold a bachelor's degree in veterinary medicine with a minimum of two years of experience in the therapeutic field and exclude from the requirement of experience UAE citizen and GCC countries.

Veterinary Nurse

  1. Have a high school diploma or its equivalent with at least one-year experience as a veterinary nurse and exclude from the experience requirement UAE citizen and GCC member.

Technicians

  1. He must have two years of study after high school or the equivalent of a diploma certificate from one of the accredited health institutes with a minimum of two years’ experience in the same field and excludes from the experience requirement UAE citizens and GCC member.
Used Forms

Issuance License of Practicing the Profession for Veterinarians and for the Assisting vet (New/Renewal)

Service Time

2 Working days