Application Forms and Current Animal Licensing Fees

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Fees & Charges 2024/2025

Licence Type Fee
Animal Boarding £369.00
Animal Home Boarding £277.00
Doggy Day Care £307.00
Dog Breeding £369.00
Pet Shop £369.00
Small Pet Shop** £185.00
Hiring Horses £369.00
Exhibiting Animals £307.00
Dangerous Wild Animals £307.00
Zoo £1228.00
Variation with premises visit (except small pet shops) £185.00
Variation with premises visit (small pet shops only) £123.00
Variation (paperwork amendment only) £62.00
Transfer of licence £62.00
Re-evaluation of star rating*** £185.00
Kennel Club Scheme Inspection*** £277.00

* Any additional cost incurred by the Council in licensing premises e.g. vet's fees will be passed onto the Licensee.
** Currently up to 250 fish and/or 25 small animals. Please contact Environemntal Health Services 01268 882200 or for further information.
*** Discretionary service subject to resource

Application Forms

Application for providing boarding for cats [pdf] 48KB

Application for dog home boarding[pdf] 190KB

Application for providing boarding in kennels for dogs [pdf] 48KB

Application for Dog Breeding [pdf] 139KB

DWA Licence Application [pdf] 100KB

Application for licence to sell animals as pets [pdf] 53KB

Application Form - Hiring out Horses.pdf [pdf] 194KB

Keeping or Training Animals for Exhibition Application [pdf] 140KB