Apply for a zoo licence

The process

Zoo licensing is a complex area and we liaise with Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) when assessing new applications and carrying out inspections. If you are considering applying, you should contact us first to discuss the matter. Notification of intent and application forms are available please contact

Current fees

For a list of charges, please see our Animal licensing fees page.

Register of licensed zoos

The only licensed zoo within the borough of Melton is Twinlakes Park, Melton Spinney Road, Melton Mowbray LE14 4SB

Last updated 17 May 2024
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