Please direct any questions or comments about this form to:
Renfrewshire Trading Standards & Licensing Team
Telephone: 0300 300 0380 email: email@example.com
1. A licence may be granted to an individual over the age of eighteen years or a body corporate. It will be a
condition of any licence granted that the carrying on of the business of a riding establishment shall at no time
be left in the charge of any person under 16 years of age.
2. It will be a condition of any licence granted that no horse will be let out on hire for riding or used for providing
instruction in riding without supervision by a responsible person of the age of 16 years or over unless (in the
case of a horse let out for hire for riding) the holder of the licence is satisfied that the hirer of the horse is
competent to ride without supervision.
3. (i) “Horse” includes any mare, gelding, pony, foal, colt, filly or stallion, and also any ass, mule or jennet.
(ii) The Act regulates riding establishments which let out horses on hire or use them for the purpose of
providing, in return for payment, instruction in riding or for the purpose of demonstrating riding.
4. A licence is valid from the date of issue or from the first day of January next. Please state preference.
Please visit www.renfrewshire.gov.uk for current fee.
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Please return this application to: Or submit by email if completing online:
Renfrewshire Council firstname.lastname@example.org
Trading Standards & Licensing Team