Apply for a licence to take or kill seals in rivers.
Use this application form to apply for a licence to kill or take seals in rivers. Any other applications relating to the killing or taking of seals must be made to the Marine Management Organisation.
Apply for this licence
Complete the licence application form and send it to Natural England at the address provided. You’ll need to state clearly in your application the actions that you intend to take with the licence.
How to report your actions
You must send a report of all the actions undertaken with this licence to Natural England within 2 weeks of its expiry date. Send your report using the form provided above.