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Compliance & Enforcement

Compliance & Enforcement

One of the highest priorities of the Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is assuring the safety of animal derived foods, and assuring that safe and effective animal drugs are available. Compliance is monitoring the adherence of regulated industry with legal, administrative, and regulatory programs and policies. Within CVM the Division of Compliance monitors the activities of our stakeholders, performs educational outreach to the field and industry, and pursues regulatory actions if warranted.

Questions concerning CVM’s Compliance activities can be addressed to:

Division of Compliance (HFV-230)
Office of Surveillance and Compliance
Center for Veterinary Medicine
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
MPN IV Bldg., Room 146
7519 Standish Place
Rockville, MD 20855-2773
Telephone: (240) 402-7001
FAX: (240) 276-9241

CVM Policy and Procedures Manual - Compliance Sections

Compliance Guidance Documents

Compliance Policy Guidance Manual

Additional Resources