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Small Animal Training Establishment Permit

Operating & Renewing

Operating Requirements

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    The establishment's Permit and the supervising manager's Animal Care and Handling Certificate must be posted for public view.
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      All permits issued expire on December 31st of each year.  Permit holders will receive a renewal notice in the mail three months before the expiration date.
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        Steps to renew online:

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        Renewals may be submitted online via the NYC Online Licensing system. Registration is required. You will not be permitted to renew a permit if you have outstanding fines. You can pay fines online before renewing. 

        To renew online for the first time, you will need the Personal Identification Number (PIN) found on your renewal notice. You can also link multiple records to one single online account by using the PIN number found on each individual renewal application. 

        If you do not have access to your Renewal Notice, you may obtain your PIN(s) by completing an online PIN Request Form or by calling 311.
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          Steps to renew by mail:

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          Follow the instructions on your renewal notice to renew by mail.
          • Steps to renew in person:

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            You may renew your permit in person at the DCWP Citywide Licensing Center. If you send someone to renew for you, they must present an Authority to Act on your behalf. 

              NYC Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP)

              Licensing Center

              42 Broadway, Lobby

              New York NY 10004