To run a pet shop that sells animals, you will need a licence. You can’t apply for a pet shop licence if you’ve previously been banned from keeping a pet shop.
To grant a licence, we will need proof that:
If you are refused a licence or are not happy with a condition of your licence, you can appeal to the Magistrate’s court.
Fill in an application online using the links below. The links take you to another government website.
You can also get an application form from us using the contact details on this page. Please complete the form and return it with the fee to the area licensing office.
You will be charged a fee for this licence.