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There are a number of licenced Pet Shops in Eastleigh
Borough. All shops that sell animals must be licensed, and
the licence should be displayed in the shop.
Pet Animals Act 1951 authorises Local Authorities to control
the sale of pet animals.
Setting up a Pet Shop
You will require planning permission and a Pet Shop
licence. You should contact the Planning Unit on firstname.lastname@example.org
and contact the Animal Welfare Officers for a copy of the licence
conditions. You should also contact your insurance company who will
advise you on any insurance you may need, and our Health &
Safety Officer can also offer advice.
You do not require a Pet Shop licence if you do not sell
If you wish to start selling animals from your existing Pet
Supplies shop you should check with Development Control to see if
you require planning permission. Contact the Animal Welfare
Officers for a copy of the licence conditions or download a copy
Licence application form and
For more information contact us
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