Animal Boarding

If you want to run an animal boarding, including a home boarding establishment, you must have a licence from the council. 

How to apply 

Download the application form and pay the correct fee - Online Payments (  . A list of fees is available Civic Licence Fees 2022 | East Lothian Council. If you are unsure which fee is payable please contact our team on 01620 827664. 

If the application is granted, it will run from the grant date to 31 December. All Licences are due for renewal prior to their expiry date and if the renewal is granted, the licence will run from 1 January to 31 December every year.