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Animal Health

​The Office of the Chief Veterinary Officer (OCVO) facilitate the development of national policies and strategies and the provision of scientific advice to minimise the potential impacts of diseases on Australia’s animal health.

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Activities of the OCVO



The OCVO and Animal Health Policy Branch also play a key role in:


Protect Australia from Animal Disease

Biosecurity - how you can protect your animals from pests and disease.

Last reviewed:
25 Feb 2015