Dangerous wild animals

To be valid, an application must be made by someone over 18, who has not been disqualified from keeping any dangerous wild animal. 

A licence will not be granted to any person who has been convicted of an offence under any of the following legislation:

  • Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976
  • Protection of Animals Act 1911 and 1964
  • Protection of Animals (Scotland) Act 1912 and 1964
  • The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018.

Last updated: 05/03/2021 09:34

  1. Introduction
  2. Eligibility
  3. How do I apply?
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