HPRA Veterinary Medicines Information Day 2024 – Agenda now available

The HPRA will host a Veterinary Medicines Information Day for marketing authorisation holders of veterinary medicines. The event will address key topics such as:

  • HPRA regulatory updates on veterinary medicines
  • DAFM national legislative and regulatory updates
  • HPRA organisation and performance metrics
  • Updates on labelling changes to veterinary medicines
  • Looking to regulatory horizons over the next 5 years

There will also be time given for attendees to ask questions, as well as networking.


Thursday 24 October 2024


You can view the agenda below. Please note the times shown are indicative and subject to change. The agenda will be finalised before 17 October 2024.

10.30 – 10.45 am: Registration

*Registration is for in-person attendance only.

10.45 – 11.15 am:  Session 1 The EU regulatory landscape for veterinary medicines

Update on upcoming changes to EU legislation and the regulatory framework

11.15 – 11.40 am: Session 2 DAFM legislative update

Presentation from DAFM regarding updates to national legislation governing veterinary medicines.

11.40 – 12.20 pm:  Session 3 HPRA organisation and future focus

Industry perspective, updates on HPRA performance, stakeholder engagement, communications and strategic plans.

12.30 – 1.30 pm:  Networking sandwich lunch

This is for in-person attendance only.

1.30 - 2.15 pm: Session 4 Labelling changes

Focus on important changes to product labelling, progress and challenges relating to G.I 18 variations, and other updates.

2.15- 3.00 pm: Session 5. Regulatory hot topics.

Operational issues including IT systems, and pharmacovigilance.

Q&A session for stakeholders on regulatory topics.

3.00 – 3.10 pm: Close


The event will take place at a Dublin city centre hotel, adjacent to the HPRA offices. This will be a hybrid event, meaning that attendance is possible either in person or online. However, places are limited and restrictions to in-person attendance will apply.

How to register

Registration details will be available on our website in August. We will send a notification once registration is open.


There will be a registration fee of €100 for in person attendance and €60 for online attendance.

Contact us

We welcome any suggestions for topics to be covered at the event. You can email vetinfo@hpra.ie with suggestions or any other queries in relation to the event.

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