Apply, renew or vary an animal activity licence

Apply or renew an animal activity licence

Animal business operators must ensure that they have read the appropriate guidance document prior to submitting an application. Businesses must be able to demonstrate that they meet the conditions as outlined in the appropriate guidance document. Please download and complete the relevant application form below. 

Completed application forms should be returned to

Licensing of Activities Involving Animals

Activities included in this form are:

  • Selling animals as pets in the course of a business
  • Boarding, kennels and day care for cats and dogs
  • Hiring out horses
  • Breeding and/or selling dogs
  • Keeping or training animals for exhibition

Dangerous Wild Animals


Guidance notes and self-assessment Forms