Animal licence fees

Animal health licence fees 

We offer a pre- application audit inspection service for a fee of £50 per hour, where we will inspect your premises for suitability and offer advice before you apply for a licence.

If your licence application is not successful and you would like a re-audit visit, a further fee of £50 per hour will be payable. 

The audit fee is in addition to the licence fees below.

(a) Riding establishments

 

Up to 10 horses

£138.00

11 to 20 horses

£169.00

21 to 30 horses

£181.00

(b) Animal boarding establishments      

 

Pet sitters

£158.00

Up to 25 animals

£158.00

25 to 50 animals

£179.00

Over 51 animals

£210.00

Other establishments

 

(c) Pet shops

£131.00

(d) Dangerous wild animal

£604.00

(e) Dog breeding

£131.00

(f) Zoos

£1,153.00


For categories (a) to (f) the licensee will pay the council's veterinary fees  in addition to the licence fee.

The fee is payable on application and is not refundable if a licence is not issued.