Animal licences

We are responsible for animal licensing in the Wycombe district.

All licences issued must be displayed on the premises. If in doubt ask to see the licence.

See the following for details on how to apply for a licence:

Animal licence fees

Description
Animal licence fees and renewal fees.

Riding establishment licences

Description
Anyone who hires out horses for riding, or instruction in riding must have a licence. Prodecure for applying for a riding establishment licence.

Zoo licences

Description
Anyone who keeps an establishment where wild animals as defined in the Zoo Licensing Act 1981 are kept for exhibition to the public must have a zoo licence.

Pet shop licences

Description
Anyone carrying out the business of selling animals as pets must be licensed. Procedure for applying for a pet shop licence.

Dog breeding establishment licences

Description
Any person who keeps a dog breeding establishment must have the appropriate licence. Procedure for applying for a dog breeding establishment licence.

Dangerous wild animal licences

Description
Anyone who owns an animal specified in the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976 must have an appropriate licence. Procedure for applying for a dangerous wild animal licence.

Animal boarding establishment licences

Description
Anyone who runs a boarding establishment business providing accommodation for other peoples' cats and dogs must have a licence.

Contact information

  • Telephone: 01494 412 247