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Establishment And Maintenance Of Vet List As Well As The Form And Content Of The Vet Card

Original Language Title: Einrichtung und Führung der Tierärzteliste sowie Form und Inhalt des Tierärzteausweises

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421. Regulation of the Federal Minister of Health on the establishment and management of the list of veterinary surgeon as well as on the form and content of the veterinary certificate

On the basis of § 5 (6), § 6 (2), § 10 (1) and (2) as well as § 73 of the Tierärztegesetz (Veterinary Act), BGBl. No. 16/1975, as last amended by the Federal Act BGBl. I No 86/2012, shall be arranged:

Section 1


§ 1. (1) The Austrian Chamber of Veterinary Medicine (hereinafter referred to as the Chamber) shall have a list of veterinary surgeons entitled to practise their profession in Austria with the following data:


pre- and surname;


academic degree;


birth date and place of birth;




Proof of completed veterinary university education or the professional qualification (§ 3 para. 2 of the Veterinary Act);


main residence;


Delivery address;


the place of occupation or place of work; in the case of veterinarians who carry out the profession in accordance with Section 4a (1) of the Veterinary Law, the reference to cross-border activity;


Ordinal phone number;


the beginning and end of the veterinary activity;


Title, title and foreign title, together with proof of authorization to take the lead;


Completion of a professional training or further education as well as the examination of the physicist examination;


Specialist Veterinary title;


Recruitment, interruption, withdrawal, discontinuation and resumption of the professional exercise;


Opening and closing of veterinarians ' mortgage pharmacies;


Participation in a veterinary company according to § 15a of the Veterinary Act;


TGD membership (s);


(c) official application;


Date of compliance with the veterinary certificate.

(2) Any person entered in the list shall be assigned an unmistakable number (veterinarian number).

§ 2. (1) The list shall be public in respect of the data referred to in Article 1 (1) (1), (2) and (8) to (15), with the specific veterinary fields of activity known by the veterinarians in accordance with Article 5 (4) of the Veterinary Medical Act, which shall: other special knowledge and skills relating to the practice of the profession, as well as the communication facilities beyond the ordinal telephone number, may also be published.

(2) The Board shall ensure that, during the hours of service laid down for the movement of the parties, the inspection of the public part of the list of veterinary surgeon (s) (para. 1) is possible for everyone. In addition, the preparation of copies thereof is permitted to all persons; for copies, a cost substitute to be determined by the board is to be provided.

§ 3. The list of veterinary surgeon shall be such that a sorting shall be carried out in accordance with


Self-employed veterinary surgeons,


in an employment relationship, veterinarians employed,


Veterinarians who have declared a professional attitude or are exempt from the compulsory membership of the Chamber, and


Veterinary surgeons who exercise the profession in accordance with § 4a (1) of the Veterinary Act in Austria,

is possible. In addition, a sorting of the veterinarians mentioned in Z 1 to 3 must be possible according to federal states and district administrative authorities (professional seat or place of employment, if such a person is not in front of the main residence).

§ 4. (1) In order to register for registration in the veterinary list and for the signature performance in accordance with paragraph 3, the board shall each have a form to be set up.

(2) In addition to the information required pursuant to Section 1 (1), further information may be included in the form set out in section 1 (1) in accordance with Section 5 (4) of the Tierärztegesetz (Tierärztegesetz).

(3) Each veterinarian has to make his/her own personal signature (first and first name) when registering for entry in the veterinary list on the form to be laid down by the board in each case.

§ 5. (1) The board must notify any entry in the list of veterinary surgeon without any default, depending on the chosen place of work or place of work of the competent district administrative authority, as well as of the competent national governor. These communications shall contain the data referred to in § 1.

(2) In addition, the Board shall inform the competent district administrative authority and the governor of any modification and addition of the data referred to in Article 1 (1), (1), (6) to (10), (14) and (16).

(3) In January, April, July and October, the Board shall send the Federal Ministry of Health a complete, up-to-date veterinary list, including veterinary medical numbers, free of charge, in electronic form.

§ 6. (1) A deletion from the veterinary list shall be carried out by the board if:


shall be entitled to exercise the profession of veterinary surgeon in accordance with § 10 of the Veterinary Act,


the deletion from the veterinary list is ordered by a final recognition of the Disciplinary Commission; or


the veterinarian has waived the right to exercise the veterinary profession in Austria in writing and-if there is not only a cross-border activity in accordance with Section 4a of the Veterinary Medical Law-under provision of provision of her/his/her veterinary certificate, the deletion from the list of veterinary surgeon.

(2) The data on veterinarians who have been removed from the list shall be kept by the board at least 15 years, indicating the reason for the deletion. These data may be used for the evaluation of new applications for registration in the veterinary list, and in particular for the exchange of information pursuant to § 4 (2) and 3 Tierärztekammergesetz (TÄKamG), BGBl. I No 86/2012.

Section 2

Veterinary certificate

§ 7. (1) The veterinarian cards (§ 6 para. 2 of the Veterinary Medical Law) are in the 150 x 100 mm format-foldable in the middle of the longitudinal side, so that they form a four-page booklet. On the front you have to bear the federal coat of arms with the inscription "Österreichische Tierärztekammer". The colour of the card shall be different for regular members of the chamber and other veterinary surgeons registered in the veterinary list.

(2) Each veterinarian card has a ID number, which is ident with the vet number, as well as the data mentioned in § 1 (1) (1) to (4), (6), (8) and (11), a photograph and the personal signature of the identity holder. of the identity holder. In addition, a specialist veterinary title (§ 1 Z 13) may be registered.

(3) Each veterinarian card shall be signed by the President of the Chamber, in the case of prevention by the Vice-President responsible, prior to his/her conclusion by the President of the Chamber.

(4) The identity of the card is to be noted in the non-public part of the Tierärzteliste.

(5) The loss or theft of the veterinary certificate shall be the identity of the card holder. to notify the identity holder of the chamber without delay. At the same time, the new exhibition of the badges must be requested. On the first page of the newly issued ID, the word "DUPLICATE" shall be used.

(6) A new exhibition of the veterinary certificate shall be issued by the identity card holder. request the holder of the card to the Chamber within four weeks:


in the event of a change in the pre-or Surname/Before or Zunamen,


if the nationality is changed, or


where information is no longer clearly legible in accordance with Article 1 (1) (1) (1) (1)


if the light image is damaged or


if the photograph is the identity of the passport holder or the identity holder can no longer be recognized correctly.

(7) On the occasion of a new exhibition, veterinarians issuing a veterinary certificate shall be drawn up and destroyed by the Chamber on the occasion of a new exhibition, provided that they have not been lost or stolen. The board is obliged to carry out a list of lost or stolen veterinarians ' statements.

Section 3

Entry into force and transitional provisions

§ 8. (1) This Regulation shall enter into force on 15 December 2012.

(2) With the expiry of 14 December 2012, the Federal Minister of Health and Environmental Protection Regulation shall enter into force on the establishment of the Tierärzteliste, as well as on the contents and form of the veterinary certificate, BGBl. No 133/1975, except for force.

(3) Veterinary veterinarians who are already entered in the veterinary list at the time of entry into force of this Regulation and who exercise their profession shall have the information provided for in Article 1 (1) (7), (9) and (12) to (18), without prejudice to the obligations of the § 10 para. 4 of the TÄKamG-until the last 1 May 2013 of the Board by written notification (form in accordance with § 4).

(4) Until the entry into force of this Regulation, the Regulation of the Federal Minister of Health and Environmental Protection on the establishment of the Veterinary List as well as on the content and form of the veterinary certificate, BGBl. No. 133/1975, issued veterinarians ' statements remain valid until a new exhibition is issued.