To protect the safety of the animal and the public, a licence is required to keep a dangerous wild animal as specified under the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976.
Any person aged 18 years or older, who is not disqualified from keeping any dangerous wild animal.
We recommend that you discuss your proposals with Planning Services to determine whether a planning application is needed.
A fee is payable please see current Fees and Charges.
Two years from the date the licence is granted.
You can apply to the Magistrates' Court if your application is refused.