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Licensing Dog Breeding Establishments

The relevant legislation in this area is the Breeding of Dogs Acts 1973 and 1991.

A "breeding establishment" applies to any person who carries on a business of breeding dogs with a view to their being sold in the course of such business.

The Acts prescribe standards of management and accommodation and provides for a process of inspection.

An annual inspection takes place, upon renewal of the licence, by the City's Animal Welfare service.

You can apply for your Dog Breeding Establishment Licence by downloading the form below. Completed forms should be sent to the address below.

For further information, contact us using our Online Form.

Postal Address Animal Welfare
Birmingham City Council
PO BOX 16978
B2 2AX

Telephone 0121 303 6007
Fax Number 0121 303 9901