Michael Gaffney

Dear Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like information on licenses to keep wild, dangerous or exotic animals in the county, issued by the Council under the 1976 Dangerous Wild Animals Act.

I would like to know:

- How many applications have been made for licenses in the past five years?
- How many licenses are currently issued?
- For what species of animal have these licenses been issued, and how many of each species?

Yours faithfully,

Michael Gaffney

Freedom of Information, Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Gaffney

Thank you for your email received on 26 May 2020 requesting information about 1976 Dangerous Wild Animals Act.

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Kind Regards,

Customer Liaison Team
Knowsley Council
Archway Road
Huyton
Knowsley
Merseyside
L36 9UX

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