Permit to Keep Reptiles or Rodents - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to keep any reptiles or rodents at any premises, including premises used for animal breeding or boarding or a domestic animal business (that is not already covered by a planning scheme).

This permit is generally required if you intend to keep more than a specified number of reptiles or rodents in residential areas, or if you intend to keep venomous reptiles above a specified number in any area. Your local council can advise on allowable numbers in your area.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Administering agency

Contact the Local Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

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