Craven District Council

Craven District Council

Pet shop licence

No person may keep a pet shop unless they have first obtained a licence from their Local Authority.

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


How much does it cost to apply?

The current fee is £120 annually.


How do I apply?

Pet Shop Application [42kb]



Pet animals act


Public register

Pet shop licence - public register [53kb]