FOI request (FOI-100342645)
Requested Fri 21 December 2018
Responded Wed 23 January 2019
According to the Defra website, any zoo displaying wild animals not normally domesticated in Great Britain could be subject to licensing and inspection under the Zoo Licensing Act 1981. Zoos licensed under the Zoo Licensing Act 1981 are inspected regularly.
Please provide the following information. I make this request under the Freedom of Information Act.
1) A copy of the reports from all inspections by the council on zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks in the last four calendar years - 2016, 2017, 2018.
2) A copy of any correspondence between council inspectors and zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks about any concerns raised in these reports during the same period.
Please see attached requested information.
Freedom of Information