Permit to Keep General Livestock - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to keep general livestock in a Residential Zone. General livestock includes, but is not limited to horses, cattle, poultry, sheep, pigs, goats, deer, llamas, alpacas etc.

Animals must be effectively fenced and there are limits to the maximum allowable area of land on which the livestock is to be kept.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • Specify the place and manner (including any enclosure) the animal(s) will be kept;
  • Submit a block plan of the property, including measurements and showing the portion of the property to be used;
  • Submit any other information Council may require; and
  • Pay any required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Expiry

Expires on 30 June following the date of issue.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Keep General Livestock - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Brighton Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Environmental Health By-Law 1 2017

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Brighton Council


Operating address:
1 Tivoli Road
Old Beach, Tasmania 7017

Phone:

03 6268 7000

Fax:

03 6268 7013
admin@brighton.tas.gov.au

Website:

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