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Licence - boarding animals: Outline

Two lurchers on a beachThe keeping of animal boarding establishments (catteries and kennels) is controlled by the Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1963.

Premises for boarding dogs and cats (kennels and catteries) must be licensed by the local authority.

Find out more about animal boarding licenses, fees and how to apply for one


    A fee of £91.00 is payable with each application. The licence will expire on the 31st December of the year the licence applies to.


    We are open office hours, Monday - Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Alternatively, you can apply online - see above for details.

    Contact: Licensing Services

    Department: Central Services

    Telephone: 01282 661661

    Fax: 01282 661630

    Nelson Town Hall, Market Street, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7LG

    PID No: 374

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