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About registration, change, business closing of the first-class animal handling business

Last update date June 4, 2020

When we run sale, storage, rental, training, display of animal, auction mediation, acquisition by purchase breeding for the purpose of profit, it is necessary to receive registration of the beforehand first-class animal handling business. Please apply for registration in located ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division of office.
In addition, please refer to page of the second kind animal handling business as you may correspond to the second kind animal handling business when it is not aimed for profit.
In addition, please refer to the ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division mentioned above when there are any unclear points.

[important news] "Law to revise a part of the laws about protection of animal and management" was enforced on June 1, 2020

As election requirements and attached documents of manager for animal handling, some styles are changed with the enforcement, please be careful.

About the Town Planning and Zoning Act, Building Standard Act-related prior confirmation

There is area where we cannot run the animal handling business in restricted zones determined by the Town Planning and Zoning Act or limit hangs over to building.
If contents and the location of the animal handling business that we are going to run are decided, you can run beforehand after checking restricted zone, or please confirm in the following counter in charge.

Confirmation of 1 restricted zone
  As information about restricted zone is released in administrative map reporting system "i- muppie" (the outside site), please use.
  Housing and Architecture Bureau City Planning Division (045-671-3510)
Confirmation whether can be open in the 2 or other restricted zones
  Housing and Architecture Bureau Building Guidance Division instruction charge (045-671-4531)
  ※Consultation to Building Guidance Division needs reservations.
   Please make a reservation over telephone.
   In addition, please consult with designated confirmation inspection organization when we perform building certification application to designated confirmation inspection engine.
General consultation about 3 or other buildings
  Housing and Architecture Bureau information consultation section (045-671-2953)

About type of industry of the first-class animal handling business

Type of industry of the first-class animal handling business
Type of industryContents of the workExample of applicable supplier
SaleThe work (agency and substitution are included, too) to perform animal reproduction for the purpose of retail and wholesale and them or the import and exportRetailer, wholesaler, breeding of sale purpose or person who imports
StorageThe work to keep animal of customerPet hotel supplier, beauty supplier (when we keep animal), pet sitter
RentalThe work to loan out for the purpose of petting, shooting, breedingRental supplier, talent, shooting model and stud animal dispatch supplier
TrainingThe work that we keep animal of customer and trainTraining, horse training supplier, business trip training supplier
DisplayThe work (including contact) to show animalSuppliers such as zoo, aquarium, animal contact park, moving zoo, circus, horseback riding facility, animal assisted therapy, contact
Others

Establishing venue, and performing mediation of person who is going to buy and sell animal by method of auction (auction mediation business)
Obtaining animal by transfer for payment, and breeding (acquisition by purchase breeding business)

Company (except case not to establish venues such as Internet auction) which performs animal auction
Old dog, old cat home

Target animal: Mammals, birds, reptiles (except laboratory animal, stock raising animal)

The observance matter of first-class animal handling supplier

It is stipulated that you must observe standard (as for the details Ministry of the Environment homepage (outside site)) to set in environment departmental order about methods of the animal management to handle that animal handling supplier maintains health of animal and security in the law (the movement love method) about protection of animal and management and prevents that trouble in maintenance of living environment occurs.

Flows from registration application to the next time update

Application place

Located ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division of office becomes window.
In addition, we do not perform acceptance by mail.

Registration application fee

It is 15,000 yen about 1 type of industry
Example: When we apply for "sale" and "storage" at the same time: 15,000 yen X 2 type of industry = 30,000 yen

Application procedure

Registration every type of industry is necessary.
Validity is five years from registration day.

Required documents
 The first-class animal handling business registration application (the style first) (PDF: 210KB)
  One principal and vice is necessary for each type of industry. Please fill out in reference to application back side "remarks".
   "Sale" "rental" is necessary for method (style first separate paragraph) (PDF: 176KB) of the first-class animal handling business conduct.
   When we handle dog and cat by "sale", healthy safe plan (style first separate paragraph 2) (PDF: 123KB) is necessary for dog and cat, too.
Including 2 entry certificates (in the case of corporation), driver's license, resident certificate (in the case of individual)
Documents (entry certificate of land, building, lease contract, place use consent certificate (reference style) (PDF: 103KB)) indicating having entitlement to necessary for conduct of business about land of 3 offices and breeding facility and building
4 Documents (the reference style first) indicating what applicant, manager for animal handling, servant and officer of corporation do not correspond to by 2 of No. 7 from the law Article 12 Paragraph 1 first (PDF: 158KB)
Name and address (in the case of corporation) of 5 officers
One piece of photograph of the face (3cm in height X 2.5cm in width) of manager for 6 animal handling
Documents (qualification, diploma, animal handling business work experience certificate (reference style) (PDF: 113KB)) which meet qualification requirements of manager for 7 animal handling
Sketch of the neighborhood of 8 offices
Ground plan (PDF: 76KB) of 9 breeding facilities (is limited to person establishing placement specification breeding facilities such as facilities of following (1) - (14))
  ※When you apply for registration of plural types of industry at the same time, please make application for each type of industry.
   About common attached documents (2) - (8), please submit copy.
(1) Cages (facilities such as cage, basket, water tank to use for breeding of animal or storage)
(2) Lighting setup (except breeding facility where business hours are only the daytime, and the facilities concerned are unnecessary)
(3) Waterworks
(4) Drainage
(5) Wash plant (cleaning tanks to wash breeding facility, facilities, animal)
(6) Disinfection equipment (disinfector mist devices to sterilize breeding facility, facilities)
(7) Accumulation facilities of refuse such as filth, residual substance
(8) Temporary storage area of the body of animal
(9) Storage facility of bait
(10) Cleaning facilities
(11) Air conditioner (except outdoor facility)
(12) Facilities such as shading
(13) Training ground (thing performing training business in the breeding facility is best)
(14) Thermometer

Documents (attached documents was added from June 1, 2020) indicating having entitlement to necessary for conduct of business about land of office and breeding facility and building

Please offer about each of office and breeding facility. Documents indicating having entitlement to are as follows.

Attached documents
In the case of self-possession, it is (※)Entry certificate of land, building

In the case of article leasing
(including corporation, personal interval, interfamily debt reputation)

Place use consent certificate (reference style) from the original and copy, lessor of lease contract (PDF: 103KB) (except case that can confirm that it is not limited that perform the animal handling business on contract)

※When there is joint owner, place use consent certificate (reference style) (PDF: 103KB) of all the joint owners is necessary.
※In either case, in apartment, you match management terms, and please prepare. Place use consent certificate (reference style) (PDF: 103KB) such as principle Residential Association is necessary unless we can confirm that it is not limited that we perform the animal handling business in terms.

Manager for animal handling (election requirements were updated from June 1, 2020)

It is necessary to place manager for contracted animal handling more than one person by full-time employment for each 1 office.
Attending the manager for animal handling training that 2 local governments (Yokohama-shi, Kawasaki-shi, Sagamihara-shi, Kanagawa) hold
  It is required.

Requirements

It is necessary to meet all the next important matters to become manager for animal handling.

Being 1 full-time employment and contracted staff
Correspond to one of (4) from requirements (1) to advocate to the second
(1) Being person acquiring veterinarian license
(2) Being person acquiring pet nurse license
(3) ・In the office registered with the animal handling business, there is work experience half a year to affect application type of industry or more (limited to the regular staff)
   Or having had engaged in breeding one year admitted that it was equal to work experience for each type of animal which we were going to handle or more
   ・Graduating from school or other educational institutions to educate about knowledge to affect application type of industry and technique more than one year
(4) ・In the office registered with the animal handling business, there is work experience half a year to affect application type of industry or more (limited to the regular staff)
   Or having had engaged in breeding one year admitted that it was equal to work experience for each type of animal which we were going to handle or more
   ・Getting proof of learning knowledge and technique to affect application type of industry by objective examination that group with equitableness, specialty performs

Being person except person corresponding by 2 of No. 7 from the 3 method Article 12 Paragraph 1 first

Requirements 2-(3) (4) (work experience) of manager for animal handling

Work experience before we are registered as the animal handling business is not recognized. Thing in office as the regular staff is best.
  Animal handling business work experience certificate (reference style) (PDF: 113KB) is necessary.

Requirements 2-(3) (4) (work experience) of manager for animal handling                   
ClassificationType of industry that it is admitted that we have work experience concerned
(1) Sale (there is breeding facility)(1) ,(5)
(2) Sale (there is no breeding facility)(1) ,(2),(5)
(3) Storage (there is breeding facility)(1) ,(3),(5),(6),(8),(10)
(4) Storage (there is no breeding facility)(1) ,(2),(3),(4),(5),(6),(7),(8)
(5) Rental(1) ,(5)
(6) Training (there is breeding facility)(6)
(7) Training (there is no breeding facility)(6) ,(7)
(8) Display(8)
(9) Auction mediation(9)

(10) Acquisition by purchase breeding

(1) ,(3),(5),(6),(8),(10)

Requirements 2-(3) (4) (experience that engaged in breeding) of manager for animal handling

In form (master and pupil relations or volunteer) or the employment form that is not regular that hiring does not produce, experience that engaged in breeding admitted that it is equal to animal handling supplier is necessary. Breeding experience as simple pet is not recognized.

Requirements 2-(3) (educational institution) of manager for animal handling

※Documents (study certificate or transcript) that credit that copy and school issued is identified as the original of diploma are necessary.
As you may not be recognized as requirements depending on educational institution, please confirm beforehand.

Requirements 2-(3) (educational institution) of manager for animal handling
ExampleAn example of recognized type of industry
Trimer training schoolStorage
University (stock raising subject)Sale, storage, rental, display
VeterinarianSale, storage, rental, training, display

Requirements 2-(4) (proof qualifications of learning knowledge and technique) of manager for animal handling

※The original and copy of qualification are necessary.

Requirements 2-(4) (proof qualifications of learning knowledge and technique) of manager for animal handling
ExampleAn example of recognized type of industry
Pet breeding management person 1.2 grade (nonprofit foundation Japan Pet Care Association)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Home animal management person (association of whole country pet)
(after 2015, we change name of from home animal sale person)
Sale, storage, rental, display
GCT (Good Citizen Test, association of excellent home dog spread)Storage, training
JAHA authorization home dog discipline instructor (association of nonprofit foundation Japan animal hospital welfare)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
The animal nurse third grade (association of nonprofit foundation Japan animal hospital welfare)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Authorized training person (association of nonprofit foundation Japan police dog), authorized training person (Japan Kennel Club)Storage, training
Pet dog breeding management person (Japan Kennel Club)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
The laboratory animal engineer second grade (association of nonprofit foundation Japan laboratory animal)Sale, storage, rental, display
Horseback riding leader qualification (the beginner's class) (nonprofit foundation National Riding Club Association of Japan)Sale, storage, rental, display
Horseback riding leader qualification (intermediate) (nonprofit foundation National Riding Club Association of Japan)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Person of local horse race track culture center jockey course completion (National Association of Racing)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Protection animal handling management person (Niigata Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Authorized equestrianism leader qualification coach (Japan Amateur Sports Association)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Authorized equestrianism leader qualification leader (Japan Amateur Sports Association)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Leader qualification equestrianism coach (Japan Amateur Sports Association) according to competitionSale, storage, rental, training, display
Leader qualification upper grade equestrianism coach (Japan Amateur Sports Association) according to competitionSale, storage, rental, training, display
Leader qualification equestrianism instructor (Japan Amateur Sports Association) according to competitionSale, storage, rental, training, display
The trimer beginner's class, intermediate, the upper grade, teacher (association of all-Japan animal professional training)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
The animal nurse beginner's class, intermediate, the upper grade, teacher (association of all-Japan animal professional training)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
The home dog training person beginner's class, intermediate, the upper grade, teacher (association of all-Japan animal professional training)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Animal-mediated welfare person beginner's class, intermediate, upper grade, teacher (association of all-Japan animal professional training)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Pet sitter person (association of non profit organization Japan pet sitter)
Thing which acquired after April 1, 2009 is best
Storage, training
Authorized pet sitter (pet sitter school)Storage, training
Animal trainer (National Association of Racing)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
The animal handling person third grade (association of NPO corporation Kyushu gamekeeping)Sale, storage, rental, training, display
Small animal breeding sales management person (cooperative pet service group (PSG))Sale, storage, rental, training, display

Reading of directory of first-class animal handling supplier

You must offer first-class animal handling supplier directory for reading for the purpose of allowing users to know easily and surely whether it is appropriate first-class animal handling supplier who received registration (law Article 15 about protection of animal and management).
Therefore, please ask Yokohama-shi animal protection center (045-471-2111) if you would like to read.

Monitoring of the first-class animal handling business

We carry out monitoring of the first-class animal handling business at any time.
At the time of entrance, we perform confirmation of the observance matter and record account book.

About change of entry

In changes such as registration application matters, report is necessary.
As time (prior follow-up) and required documents of report vary according to items for modification, please refer to report.
Report is located ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division of office.

Prior report

Method of contents of 1 duty and conduct
  Business content, conduct method change registration form (the style fifth) (PDF: 129KB)
Setting of 2 breeding facilities
  Breeding facility setting registration form (the style sixth) (PDF: 178KB)
  Documents (entry certificate of land, building, lease contract, place use consent certificate (reference style) (PDF: 103KB)) indicating having entitlement to necessary for conduct of business about land of breeding facility and building
  Ground plan of breeding facility
  Sketch of breeding facility neighborhood
When 3 distributors (there is no handling of dog and cat) begin dealerships such as dog and cat
  Dealership start registration form (2 of the style sixth) such as dog and cat (PDF: 137KB)

Subsequent report

Changes such as 1 entry 
  It is necessary to report within 30 days from day when we changed.
  Report at animal handling business change registration form (the style seventh) (PDF: 158KB)
   Full name or name and Address
   Name of Representative of corporation, name and address of officer
   Name of office and the location
   Manager for animal handling
   Type and the number of animals to mainly handle
   Healthy safe plans such as dog and cat
   Structure of breeding facility and scale
   Management method of breeding facility
   The staff who does explanation of important matter in the place except office
   Business hours
When distributors such as 2 dog and cat stop the handling of dog and cat (dealership continues)
  Dog and cat dealership abolition registration form (2 of the style seventh) (PDF: 127KB)
When we want to do 3 first-class animal handling business registration documents, re-grant of identification of manager for animal handling
  The first-class animal handling business registration document application for re-issue book (the style third) (PDF: 125KB)
  Identification of manager for animal handling application for re-issue book (No. 8 style) (PDF: 107KB)

Business closing

When we abolish the animal handling business, report of business closing is necessary within 30 days.
Report is located ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division of office.
Registration form (the style eighth) such as business closings (PDF: 127KB)

Report (supplier target than June 1, 2020 increased)

After the year (periods from every year April 1 to March 31 of the next year) concerned is finished, (sale, rental, display, acquisition by purchase breeding business) such as animal distributors needs report within 60 days.
Report is ward Health and Welfare Center Health Sanitation Division of the office location.
Animal distributors bulletin registration form (2 of the style eleventh) (PDF: 229KB)

Reference of the whole

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Telephone: 045-471-2111

Telephone: 045-471-2111

Fax: 045-471-2133

E-Mail address [email protected]

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