Animal Licensing Fees

Animal Licensing Fees 2019-20
Licensing Activity New Application (not including vet fees) Renewal (not including vet fee)
Application fee Licence grant fee Total Application fee Licence grant fee Total
Boarding of animals Up to 50 animals £260 £200 £460 £225 £200 £425
51 or more animals £296 £230 £525 £255 £230 £485
Selling of animals All types £280 £215 £495 £240 £215 £455
Home boarding and day care   £245 £180 £425 £210 £180 £390
Riding Establishments Up to 10 horses £280 £215 £495 £240 £215 £455
11 or more horses £310 £245 £555 £270 £245 £515
Keeping animals for exhibition All types £230 £165 £395 £190 £165 £355
Breeding Up to 5 dogs £230 £165 £395 £190 £165 £355
6-10 dogs £245 £180 £425 £210 £180 £390
11+ dogs £260 £200 £460 £225 £200 £425

*Additional veterinary surgeon fees will be applied separately to all new applications for riding establishments, breeding establishments, boarding of animals and renewal of riding establishments. 

Variation of fees
All licensing activities Application fee Grant fee Total
Variation of licence to increase numbers of animals or activities £90 £40 £130
Variation of licence to reduce number of animals or activities N/A £40 £40
Request for re-inspection for re-rating £90 £40 £130

*Additional veterinary surgeon fees will be applied separately to a variation to increase numbers at riding establishments and an increase in activities where appropriate.