Hares and General Licence 16
If you can’t find the relevant forms or guidance below for what you want to do, please see our hares and licensing or protected species pages for further information on what needs a licence and how to apply.
If there isn’t a return form below for your licence, please email [email protected] with the information as requested on the conditions of your licence.
Licence amendments and renewals
If you wish to amend or renew an existing or expired licence, please email [email protected] with the changes to be made or details of the renewal, quoting the licence number. Please ensure that you have provided any required licence return before requesting a licence renewal.
Forms and guidance
General Licence - GL16/2023 - Sale, advertisement, possession & transportation of mountain hare & mountain hare meat by controllers, caterers and retailers
General Licence - GL16/2022 – Sale, advertisement, possession & transportation of mountain hare & mountain hare meat by controllers, caterers and retailers
Licence application form - to control brown hares
Licence application form - to control mountain hares
Mountain hare licensing - guidance for applicants
Licence supporting information - mountain hare - herbivore management plan
Guidance - Data protection notice
If you already have a licence number, include it in the subject line of your email, or have it to hand when you call.
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