Melton Borough Council

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Animal licensing fees

The current fees for the different types of animal licence are as follows:

Exotic & wild animal licence (new) - £274 + vet’s inspection fees (billed separately)

Exotic & wild animal licence (renewal) - £154 + vet’s inspection fees (billed separately)

Zoo licence - £405 + vet’s / Defra inspection fees (billed separately)

For licences issued under the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 please click here to view our fees table

  • Selling animals as pets
  • Animal boarding
  • Hiring out horses
  • Breeding dogs
  • Keeping or training animals for exhibition

How to pay

Payment can be made either by cheque payable to Melton Borough Council, or you can use our online payment system, ensuring you click on ‘Environmental Health licences’ from the pick list.