The primary objectives of the ECPVS are to advance poultry veterinary science is to advance poultry veterinary science in Europe and increase the competency of those who practise in this field by
- Establishing guidelines & prerequisite standards of postgraduate education, training, contributions to the field and experience to become a recognised Specialist in the speciality of poultry veterinary science
- Examining and authenticating veterinarians as Recognised Specialists in poultry veterinary science to promote the health and welfare of poultry, the production of safe and high quality products for consumers and the economic profitability of the sector by providing expert care, taking into account respect for the environment in view of sustainable agriculture
- Encouraging research and other contributions to the knowledge and practise of poultry veterinary science, and
- Promoting the communication and dissemination of this.