Type of licence
Dangerous wild animal - new
Dangerous wild animal - renewal
Once we receive your application we will arrange for an inspection of the premises by an authorised officer of the council.
Before granting a licence we must be satisfied that there are satisfactory arrangements in place for the safety and the welfare of the animals and that there will be no risk or nuisance to anyone else.
How long will it take to process my application?
We aim to process your application within 28 days of receiving it. Please contact us if you have not heard from us by the end of this period.
Please contact us first. Any applicant who is refused a licence or wants to object to a condition on the licence can appeal to their local magistrates' court within 21 days of receiving notice of the decision.