The Breeding of Dogs Acts 1973 and 1991 require that a breeding establishment must be licensed.
A "breeding establishment" applies to any person who carries out a business of breeding dogs with a view to their dogs being sold in the course of such business.
The Act prescribes standards of management and accommodation and provides a process for inspection.
To apply for a licence, return your completed application form with the appropriate fee to the Licensing Section.
If you plan to submit your application at our Service Desk, you must make an appointment using our online booking system.
Appointments are available Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays. Read more about Licensing Appointments.
Alternatively You can submit your application by post to the following address:Licensing SectionGlasgow City CouncilCity ChambersGeorge SquareGlasgow G2 1DU
We recommend that you send the application by Recorded Delivery/Special Delivery to ensure that it is received.
Please refer to our Fees and Charges [120kb] document for details of the current fees and accepted payment methods.
The application will not be accepted without the correct fee.