Pet shop licence
You need a licence to run a business selling pet animals. This includes all commercial selling of pet animals, including pet shops and businesses selling animals over the internet.
The licence is valid for one calendar year from 1 January to 31 December.
Apply for a pet shop licence
Fees for a pet shop licence
The fees are:
- £123.85 for a pet shop licence or
- £88.91 to renew an existing licence
What happens next
We will arrange to carry out an inspection to make sure your premises meet the required standards before deciding if a licence can be granted.