Anyone who wants to run a pet shop must obtain a licence from us first.
Before you complete your application, we advise you to read the pet shop licence guidance.
Existing licence holders and anyone planning to apply for a licence should also read the Animal Welfare (licensing of activities involving animals) Regulations 2018.
Apply for a licence
Fill in the pet shop licence application form and send it to us with the correct fee. If successful, you should receive the licence within 60 days.
Application - application fee £188.00 / ongoing administration and enforcement £81.00
Renewal - application fee £120.00 / ongoing administration and enforcement £47.00
Variation - application fee £103.00 / ongoing administration and enforcement £47.00
Veterinary inspection is the actual cost
For more information, please contact us.
Page last updated 08/10/2018