Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association | 1121 Chatham Road Springfield, IL 62704

Rules & Regulations

The regulatory agency for the veterinary profession in Illinois is the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (ILDPR). They are responsible for licensure, CE Approval, and enforcement of the Veterinary Medicine & Surgery Practice Act. The ILDPR is also the regulatory agency for veterinary technicians.

Veterinary Practice Act Rules
Part 1500 of the Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act of 2004

Veterinary Technician Rules
Part 1505 (Certified Veterinary Technicians)

Veterinary Sales Tax Regulation

Archived issues of the Illinois Register
The Illinois Register is a published document that includes all PROPOSED rules and regulations. This is a good source for reviewing rules that are under consideration by state agencies – including the ILDPR.