Data protection

AMTRA holds such data about SQPs and SQP students as may be necessary to perform AMTRA’s duties as a body appointed by the Secretary of State under the Veterinary Medicines Regulations to keep a register of Suitably Qualified Persons.

AMTRA will provide such information to official bodies as they may require for the performance of their duties, including but not limited to the VMD and DHSSPS(NI).

AMTRA will never sell personal information to any third party.

AMTRA may share such information with third parties as is necessary for the performance of its duties, such as data in connection with sitting examinations through Harper Adams University, and to enable accurate records of SQPs’ CPD points to be kept.

AMTRA may share information with third parties to enable them to provide SQPs with information which AMTRA believes may be of value in performance of their duties as an SQP, including but not limited to supply of OvertheCounter and Equestrian Trade News magazines, (for SQPs employed by AHDA members) information on animal health from Moredun, and information about forthcoming CPD events run by third parties. You may opt out of receiving information in this paragraph at any time by editing your SQP record (click Login on the AMTRA website), or by contacting AMTRA citing your name and SQP number: email info@amtra.org.uk, telephone 01359 245801, fax 01359 242569, or write to AMTRA, Unit 1c, Woolpit Business Park, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds, IP30 9UP.

Important note

Information SQPs receive (whether by post or by email) from companies including publishers and pharmaceutical companies, may not result from information from AMTRA. Other companies do develop their own lists of SQP contact details, including as a result of filling in questionnaires in magazines, responding to pharmaceutical companies, etc.