Performing animals

The Performing Animals (Regulation) Act 1925 requires that all persons who exhibit or train animals for public performance, must register with their local authority. Registered persons are given a certificate of registration.

The act does not apply to the training of animals for legitimate military, police, agricultural or sporting purposes or the exhibition of these animals in demonstration or similar events.

Apply to register a performing animal

Ways to pay

  • Pay online
  • Pay over the phone: 0161 770 6611 (select option 2)

A Performing Animals Registration costs: £107.00 (excluding VAT and veterinary charges)

Animal Welfare Team
Sir Robert Peacock House
Vulcan Street
Oldham
OL1 4LA
Tel 0161 770 2244
Fax 0161 770 4481