Need help completing your Licensing application?

Whether it’s compliancy with prescribed regulations, statutory notices, technical documents or advertising, our Pre-Application Advice Service can help with all aspects of your application.

This service is applicable to applications for new premises, variations, transfers and changes to licence.


Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations

New licensing guidelines in respect of animal welfare effective 1 October 2018

Animal boarding

When and how to apply for an animal boarding licence

Dog breeding

Licences for dog breeding establishments and breeding dogs for sale

Pet shops

Licences for carrying out a business of selling animals as pets, including selling animals over the internet

Dangerous wild animals

Licences to keep dangerous wild animals

Riding establishments

Licenses for riding establishments where horses or ponies are hired out for riding or used for riding instruction


Licences for establishments where wild animals are kept for exhibition and to which members of the public have access

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