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Performing animals registration

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  1. Performing animals registration
  1. Apply to register for the exhibition or training of performing animals

If you exhibit, use or train performing animals in Coventry you must be registered with the Council under the provisions of the Performing Animals (Regulations) Act 1925.

Performing animals do not include invertebrates (animals with either exterior skeletons (insects) or no skeletons (jellyfish etc.). Applications must include details about the animals they wish to include and the performances they are to take part in.


The cost to register is £230.00 plus a vet inspection fee.

Performing Animals Registration runs for 12 months from the date issued. You will need to renew the licence after this period.

Public register

A public register is available to view at the Animal Welfare offices during normal office hours.

Animal welfare


Tel: 07976 736957

Coventry City Council

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