Exhibiting Animals

Anyone keeping or training animals for exhibition in the course of a business for educational or entertainment purposes requires a licence.

Application process

  • Check that you and your establishment comply with the conditions for keeping or training animals for exhibition (see the Canine and Feline Sector Group link below)
  • Print an application form
  • Sign and return your application form to us along with a copy of your insurance, a copy of your Ofqual level two (or above) qualification or details of relevant business experience and your application fee payment. See the Table of Fees below for more information
  • You can make payment via card or cheque. Please make cheques out to Blaby District Council
  • After receiving the application we will contact you to arrange inspection of the premises
  • If the inspection of the premises is satisfactory you will be required to pay the licence grant fee, and the licence will then be issued. If the inspection is unsatisfactory, you will be contacted in writing and advised that the licence has been refused
  • If you wish to discuss your application please contact us

See The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 at the Canine and Feline Sector Group link below for more information about this licence.

Fees

Application Price
The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 £90 application fee per activity
+ veterinary inspection costs where necessary
The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 £110 grant fee per licence
Dangerous Wild Animal Licence £225 + veterinary inspection costs
Zoo Licence £960 + veterinary inspection costs
Exhibiting Animals In The District
Licence Holder                  Organisation Location
N/A Animal Interaction Leicester Forest East
Lee Richardson ThePartyAnimals Ltd Desford
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Last updated 2 September 2019
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