Shropshire Council

Animal licensing fees

Please note that, other than those listed below, the fees for the new animal licences will be considered by the Strategic Licensing Committee on 4 October 2018. Once the fees have been agreed they'll be advertised on this webpage. Please don't submit an application for anything other than one of the licence types below until the fees have been set and you're able to pay the initial application fee at the same time as making the application.

Licence type 2018/19 fee
Dangerous wild animals (new) where total licensing procedure takes no more than 9 hrs £242 + vet fees; if exceeds 9 hours + hourly charge for each additional hour or part thereof @ £25 /hour
Dangerous wild animals (renewal) - where total licensing procedure takes no
more than 3.75 hrs
£250 + vet fees; if exceed 3.75
hrs + hourly charge for each additional hour or part thereof @ £25 /hour
Zoos (new) £782 + vet fees. Initial application fee £531. Fee due after licence granted £251
Zoos (renewal) £723 + vet fees. Initial renewal fee £390. Fee due after renewal granted £333