A dangerous wild animal licence authorises a person to keep an animal listed on the schedule of the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976 (modification order) 1984.

Application forms

New dangerous wild animal licence:

Renew dangerous wild animal licence:

Fees (excluding vet costs)

Application Fee For Dwarf Caiman or Serval £211
  For any other animal £311
Grant Fee (2 year licence)   £106
Variation Fee   £50 per hour of officer time

Ways to pay:

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