Dangerous Wild Animals Licence

To keep an animal that is listed in the Schedule of The Dangerous Wild Animals Act you need to have a licence.

Background

No person is allowed to keep an animal that is listed in the Schedule of the Dangerous Wild Animals Act, unless they have a licence, which has been granted by Milton Keynes Council. 

If you would like to look at the list of animals, which range from armadillos to vipers, you can read the The Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976 (Modification) Order 2007.

How do I apply?

The completed application form (PDF, 25KB) should be returned to the Licensing Team at the address given in the form.

How much does the licence cost?

Please see current fees list:

Licensing fees and charges (PDF, 204KB)

There is a charge to apply variations to the licence, please see the link above.

 

Last Updated: 1 April 2021