Animal boarding licence

An animal boarding establishment is a business that provides accommodation or daycare for other people’s dogs or cats.

You still need to apply for a licence even if you’re only looking after a small number of animals in your own home.

Cost

Animal boarding, animal day care and sale of pets 1 year licence 2 year licence 3 year licence
Application fee £182.00 £182.00 £182.00
Compliance visit £119.00 £119.00 £119.00
Annual enforcement visit   £67.00 £134.00
Total £301.00 £368.00 £435.00
Home boarder 1 year licence 2 year licence 3 year licence
Application fee £156.00 £156.00 £156.00
Compliance visit £119.00 £119.00 £119.00
Annual enforcement visit   £67.00 £134.00
Total £275.00 £342.00 £409.00
Home boarder arranger 1 year licence 2 year licence 3 year licence
Application fee £76.00 £76.00 £76.00
Annual enforcement visit   £45.00 £90.00
Total £76.00 £121.00 £166.00
  •  Additional host or site: £67

Apply now

Download the application form and return to ehts@hambleton.gov.uk:

Pay online

You can pay for your licence online right now using our secure payment system. Make sure to select the correct service from the left-hand side.

Legislation

Terms and conditions for this licence can be found here:

You can find the current Animal Welfare Regulations here:

Guidance

You can find the animal welfare guidance here:

Public register

You can find a list of registered animal boarders and daycares in the district here:

Officer decisions

Report a licensing issue

Tell us about a licensing issue here:

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