476. The College.

(5)     The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

476.     The College.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Veterinary Surgeons and Animal Welfare (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/454, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons was incorporated in 1844 by royal charter, and this charter, and two supplemental charters granted in 1876 and 1879, were confirmed by statute1. Further charters have been granted to the college from time to time2, the most recent one being in 1967,