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Veterinary medicine - ANMV

The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products (ANMV), within ANSES, is the Competent Authority in France for risk assessment and management with regard to veterinary medicinal products.

In this capacity, the Government was keen for the ANMV to strive for constant improvement of its services with a view to protecting public health as well as the health and welfare of animals.

To this end, the ANMV must enforce the current applicable legal provisions in an independent, competent and impartial manner. Click here to find out more about the Agency’s history.

The ANMV is located in Javené, near Fougères (Ille-et-Vilaine) and has 80 staff members, mainly specialised scientists.





Declaring an adverse effect that may be due to a veterinary medicinal product (in French)

Sector professionals

List of veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturers and wholesalers (in French)


Marketing authorization (AMM) no./National Working Group (GTIN) code correspondence table (in French)

The ANMV actively engaged to ensure equine herpes virus vaccine availability

There is currently an outbreak of rhinopneumonitis among horses in Europe. The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products (ANMV) is actively engaged in assuring a substantial supply of EHV1 vaccines. 

The participation of horses in international competitions in Spain, and particularly the Valencia Spring Tour, which brought together 800 horses in February, has led to the spread of an outbreak of rhinopneumonitis (caused by equine herpes virus [EHV1]) ...

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Published on 08/04/2021

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