|Animal boarding licence|
If you provide accommodation for other people's animals (any dog or cat) as a business including residential dwellings, you will need to apply to Waverley for either an Animal or Home Boarding Licence.
All premises must satisfy basic standards for the health, welfare and safety of the animals boarded.
Anyone can apply unless disqualified from keeping:
Non home boarding - £270
If a veterinary inspection is necessary, you will also need to pay the associated veterinary fees.
|The licence is valid for a maximum 12 months and you need to renew it before 1 January each year.|
When deciding on whether to grant an Animal Boarding Establishment licence, we will consider whether:
A Waverley officer will visit the premises to ensure that it complies with the above conditions. In certain circumstances, a veterinary inspection may also be undertaken.
If you need any advice or want to make a complaint about someone who boards cats or dogs, please contact the Environmental Health Customer and Technical Support Team. firstname.lastname@example.org 01483 523393