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Animal licensing fees

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

Animal Welfare Licences  
Hiring of horses - New £227.60
Hiring of horses - Renewal £178.20
Dog breeding - New £247.20
Dog breeding - Renewal £198.80
Selling animals as pets - New £198.80
Selling animals as pets - Renewal £149.40
Boarding for dogs and cats - Large establishment (7 and over) - New £208.15
Boarding for dogs and cats - Small establishment (6 and under) - New £178
Boarding for dogs and cats - Large establishment (7 and over) - Renewal £160
Boarding for dogs and cats - Small establishment (6 and under) - Renewal £131
Dog daycare (non-domestic) - New £179
Dog daycare (non-domestic) - Renewal £131
Keeping or training of animals for exhibition - New £179
Keeping or training of animals for exhibition - Renewal £131
Re-rating visits (ALL of the above) (Animal Welfare Act) £178
Other  
Dangerous wild animal licence - New £289.40 + vet's inspection fees (billed separately)
Dangerous wild animal licence - Renewal £163 + vet's inspection fees (billed separately)
Zoo licence £415 + vet's/Defra inspection fees (billed separately)

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.

Last updated 8 September 2021
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