Under the Breeding and Sale of Dogs (Welfare) Act 1999 no person shall keep a breeding establishment for dogs except under a licence granted by a Local Authority. A licence would be necessary for any establishment breeding more than four litters of dogs per year from four individual bitches. No bitch may have more than one litter per annum.
Prices are subject to an annual increase in April, prices correct as at 01-04-2016.
Apply for a licence in Adur
Breeding kennel licences in Adur cost £130.00.
Apply for a licence in Worthing
Breeding kennel licences in Worthing cost £130.00 + vet's fees.
Please contact us for an application form.
Report unlicensed breeders
Should you have information of an unlicensed breeder please contact Environmental Health.
Contact Dogs Section
Adur & Worthing Councils,
9 Commerce Way,
Lancing Business Park,