Riding Establishment - Licensing information and application forms

Riding Establishment
Brief description
Any business where horses or ponies are hired out for riding or used for riding instruction will need a riding establishment licence.
License period
1 year
£126 - Fees cover costs involved in the application process and are non refundable. You should note that after payment, full consideration and processing, your licence may not be granted. The application fee will not be refunded to you even if your licence is not granted.
A veterinary surgeon may also be appointed by us to assist officers undertaking inspections in relation to licence applications. You will be invoiced separately after the inspection to recover any veterinary costs incurred.
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Trading Standards and Animal Health
Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose TD6 0SA
0300 100 1800
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