This initiative is a standard specifying the European veterinary ethics and principles of conduct. It also lays down the requirements relating to the quality management system within a veterinary organisation.

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Name of private regulator
Federation Veterinarians of Europe (FVE)

The objective of the Code is to serve as a basis for the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe member organisations wanting to implement their own Good Veterinary Practice/Quality management scheme. Its purpose is to give confidence that veterinary surgeons are working according to a set of standards to guarantee at all times that a quality veterinary service is being delivered and that they are trustworthy partners.