Animal licences

Find out about animal activities licences, animal health and welfare, whether you can keep an exotic and dangerous animal and animal movement.

Animal activities licences

Apply for or renew licences for animal boarding, selling animals, breeding, the sale of dogs and more. 

Animal health and welfare

Our enforcement service deals with many aspects of animal health and welfare.

Exotic, wild or dangerous animals

Find out if you can keep exotic, wild or dangerous animals.

Animal movement GOV.UK

Information on the GOV.UK site on the general licence for the movement of cattle, pigs, sheep, goats and deer.

Page last updated:

December 28, 2022