The Government has published the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England)Regulations 2018 under section 13 of the Animal Welfare Act 2006. The effect of the new regulations is to replace some existing licensing regimes and to put in place a new licensing regime to control certain licensed animal activities.
Operating and personal licences are for commercial gambling, people working in the industry and certain lottery managers/promoters and are licensed by the Gambling Commission.
Before applying, please read our Gambling licensing policy
Before applying you will need:
We would also need to see a copy of your Employer’s Liability Insurance if you have people working for you.
Operating licence applications take around 16 weeks to process, providing full information is submitted.
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