The Pet Animals Act 1951 regulates the sale of pet animals from licensed pet shops.
One of the legislative provisions is that a pet animal as defined, cannot be sold to a person under the age of twelve.
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 .
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.