Performing animals registration

The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018

If you wish to keep or train animals for exhibition in the course of a business for educational or entertainment purpose to any audience attending in person, or by the recording of visual images of them by any form of technology that enables the display of such images then you will need to apply in writing to the District/Borough Council for a licence.

The contacts for the District and Borough Councils are as follows:

Stratford: 01789 267575, email:

Warwick: 01926 456705, email:

Rugby Borough: 01788 533533, email:

Nuneaton and Bedworth: 02476 376376, web:

North Warwickshire: 01827 715341, email:

Already Registered?

If you are already registered with Warwickshire Trading Standards under the Performing Animals (Regulation) Act 1925 this registration will expire on 31st March 2019. You will then need to register with the appropriate district or borough.

Performing animals registration was last updated on September 7, 2018.