Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The subject of the decision:
This report introduced the requirements of the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 which came into force on the 1 October 2018 and were made under the Animal Welfare Act 2006.
Alternative options considered:
The reason for the decision:
To comply with the requirements of the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018.
That Cabinet approves and recommends to Council:-
(1) the introduction and enforcement of the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 as detailed within the report;
(2) the licence fees and charges included in Appendix A of the report with future authority being delegated to the Chief Executive to review these as necessary; and
(3) that the revised Animal Welfare Licensing Enforcement Policy attached at Annex B of the report be added to the Leisure and Environment Directorate Enforcement Policy.
Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;
Wards Affected: All Wards;
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Contact: Vikki Flowers, Environmental Health Manager Email: email@example.com.
Publication date: 06/02/2019
Date of decision: 15/01/2019
Decided at meeting: 15/01/2019 - Cabinet