Licensing - Dangerous wild animal

Record details

Introduction
If you want to keep any animal on the Dangerous Wild Animals list you will need a licence.

Dangerous Wild Animal licences are valid for two years from the date of issue, and must be renewed before the expiry date if you want to continue to keep the animal(s) named on the licence.

The person making the application must be the person who owns and possesses, or proposes to own and possess, the animal to which the application applies.
Conditions

Dangerous Wild Animals List

Copies of the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976 can be purchased from Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Cost
£200. You will also be required to pay the cost of inspections carried out by our authorised veterinary surgeon or veterinary practitioner.
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