Animal activity licence fees

The following are the fees for 2019-20:

Licence Fees 2019-20
Licence TypeFee
Dangerous Wild Animals: New £335.00 + vet fees
Dangerous Wild Animals: Renewal £156.00 + vet fees
Zoos £355.00 + vet fees
Copy Licence £14.00
Administration Fee £35.00

With effect from 1st October 2018, The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 introduced a new licensing regime for the following licences / activities.

The fees payable are as follows:

Licence types
Licence TypeFee
Boarding for Cats and/or Dogs (includes boarding in Kennels or Catteries) 
Commercial Boarding for Cats £310.00
Commercial Boarding for Dogs £310.00
Commercial Boarding for both Cats and Dogs £425.00
(£310.00 + £115.00 additional activity fee)
Day Care for Dogs £253.00 (up to 7 dogs)
  £310.00 (8+ dogs)
Home Boarding for Dogs £253.00

Franchisees (Home Boarding for Dogs)

Fee includes 1 host family inspection. Each additional host family inspection £47.50

Dog Breeding £325.00 + vet fees
Hiring Out Horses £325.00 + vet fees
Keeping or Training Animals for Exhibition £272.00
Selling Animals as Pets £291.00
Request for a Re-inspection £115.00
Variation of an Existing Licence £130.00
Additional Activity £115.00
Copy Licence £14.00
Administration Fee £35.00

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