Pet shop licence

Pet shop licence

A pet shop is any building where animals are sold as pets, including your own home. You can't sell animals as pets in public places, such as market stalls.

How much does it cost to apply?

Sale of Pets

1 Year Licence

2 Year Licence

3 Year Licence

Application Fee




Compliance Visit




Annual Enforcement visit












How do I apply?

You can find our new application form here


Currently being updated and shall be published shortly.

Officer decisions

A record of decisions made by officers

Report a licensing issue

Please use our form.

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.

Public register

You can view the public register for all licensed pet shops here.

Currently licensed pet shops

The following map shows an overview of the currently licensed shops.

Selecting a symbol will provide you with further information.