If you wish to run a boarding kennel or cattery in the borough of Lambeth you must apply for a license. An animal boarding establishment is a business that provides accommodation for other people’s dogs or cats.

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Costs for this service

A commercial kennels and catteries licence costs £753 per year. The licence expires on 31 December each year regardless of when it was issued.

A home boarding licence costs £260 per year. The licence expires on 31 December each year regardless of when it was issued.

A dog day creche licence costs £260 per year. The licence expires on 31 December each year regardless of when it was issued.

What you need to know...

For more information contact Animal Welfare:

Email:animalwelfare@lambeth.gov.uk
Telephone: 020 7926 8873

Next Steps

Please download and complete the relevant application form and return with a cheque payable to London Borough of Lambeth to:

London Borough of Lambeth Animal Welfare Services
London Borough of Lambeth
Grimebusters and Pest Control
26 Wanless Road
London
SE24 0HW