Animal licences services & information
Premises where cats or dogs are boarded must have a licence.
Livestock such as pigs, sheep, goats and cattle must be registered with the council. There are also restrictions regarding keeping poultry.
You need a licence to keep dangerous animals, including snakes and monkeys.
Premises where dogs are bred for sale may require a licence.
To exhibit or train any performing animal you will need to register under the Performing Animals (Regulation) Act 1925
Premises selling pet animals must have a licence.
Premises where horses are hired out for riding or riding instruction must have a licence.
You need to apply for a licence to run a zoo.