The regulations surrounding most animal licensing changed on the 1st October 2018. These changes include a star rating scheme for licensed premises. We will be publishing details of these rating on our website in 2019.
For guidance documents under the new legislation click here.
For the fees and charges for animal licensing click here
The application for each category of licence can be downloaded below:
If you have a licence with us and wish the premises to be re-inspected to improve the star rating the form for this can be downloaded here. You should ensure that you have carried out any works identified on your previous visit before doing this – ratings can be go down as well as up! This is a chargeable service – please see the fees documents above for the current fee.
Zoos & Dangerous Wild Animal Licences
Zoos and dangerous wild animals are not covered by the new regulations but remain under previous legislation. The fees for these licences can be viewed here.
The application form for keeping a Dangerous Wild Animal can be downloaded here.