Requirements for Petting Zoos, Animal Rides, Animal Exhibits and Open Farms

  • If the event includes an animal attraction (i.e., petting zoo), it is required to have a hand wash station located at each exit of the attraction. 
  • If the co-ordinator will be supplying the hand stations, please indicate the proposed location of hand wash stations on the site map.

The Halton Region Health Department – Special Events Guidelines for Operators of Petting Zoos, Animal Rides, Animal Exhibits, and Open Farms (Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)247KB) must be reviewed and Animal Exhibit Information must be submitted.