Apply for a licence to exhibit birds that haven't been fitted with the correct close ring for competitive purposes.
You can apply for a licence to exhibit captive birds in competitions if your birds don’t have the correct ring.
You need to include:
- why the birds don’t have the correct close ring
- supplier details, import licence or permit number if imported
- licence number and authority if the bird was taken from the wild
Licences are free. Allow up to 30 working days for a licensing decision to be made.