Form

Badgers: licence to interfere with setts for agriculture, forestry and drainage purposes and to prevent damage

Get a licence to interfere with badger setts for agriculture, forestry and drainage purposes and prevent damage to property or land (licence A01).

Documents

Interfere with a badger sett for purposes other than development or science and conservation: licence application form (A01)

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Report action taken under this licence

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Detail

Use this application form to apply for a licence to interfere with badger setts for the purposes of:

  • carrying out agricultural, forestry and drainage activities
  • preventing badges from damaging land, crops, poultry or any other form of property

Apply for this licence

To apply for this licence, complete the licence application form and send it to Natural England at the address provided.

How to report your actions

You must send a report of all the actions taken under the licence to Natural England within 2 weeks of the licence’s expiry date. Send your report using the licence report form linked above. You can also renew your licence using this form.