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Dog breeding licence

Apply online for a dog breeding licence.

If you breed dogs for sale at any premises, you will require a licence.

The licence aims to protect the welfare of animals whilst under your care.

When we grant a licence, we take into account the suitability of the accommodation and whether the dogs are well fed, exercised and protected from disease and fire.

Animal welfare

If you are concerned about the welfare and safety of animals or believe a premises or person is unlicensed, contact us.

How to apply


The fee for a dog breeding licence is £145.

Application form

pdf icon Application Form - Dog Breeding Establishments [84kb]

Returning your application

Complete and return the form with the correct fee to the address below.

Contact us

You can enquire at the Civic Centre reception desk (14) from Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 5pm and Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.

Phone: 01902 551155
Minicom: 01902 555554
Fax: 01902 551195


Regeneration and Environment
City of Wolverhampton Council
Civic Centre, St. Peter's Square