474. Removal of name on death or ceasing to practise.

The registrar of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons must remove from the registers1 the name of every deceased person; and a registrar of births and deaths2, on registering the death of a registered veterinary surgeon, must, without charge, send forthwith by post to the registrar of the college a copy certified under his hand of the entry in the register of deaths relating to the death3.

If a registered veterinary surgeon has ceased to practise, the registrar of the college may at his request or with his consent remove his name from the register4