130. Regulations as to registration of activities involving animals.

Regulations1 about registration required for activities involving animals2 for which a person is responsible3 must provide for the registering authority to be either a local authority4 or the appropriate authority5. Where the registering authority is a local authority, regulations may require the registering authority to have regard in carrying out its functions under the regulations to such guidance as may be issued by the appropriate authority6.

Regulations may, in particular:


    (1)     require a registering authority not to register an applicant for registration unless satisfied as to a matter specified in the regulations;