FOI request (FOIR-397917538)
Dangerous Wild Animals
Requested Wed 02 February 2022
Responded Thu 10 February 2022
I am requesting the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:
1. How many Dangerous Wild Animal permits (under the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976) did your council approve, by year, in 2017-2021?
2. Which animals were these permits for?
3. What checks, if any, does your council make when granting these permits to the CITES species appendices: https://cites.org/eng/disc/species.php?
4. What checks, if any, does your council make to ensure these animals are not brought in through the illegal wildlife trade?
1. Zero - we do not currently have any Dangerous Wild Animal licences in Hastings and have not issued any during this period.
2. Not applicable
3. Not applicable
4. Not applicable
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