Permit to Move or Drive Animals / Livestock on Roads - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to drive or move animals along a road or through a public area, for the purpose of moving animals from one area to another.

The moving of animals can only be undertaken during daylight hours, and stock should not be led on a road at night except in the case of an emergency, or to lead the stock to or from a dairy.

Livestock includes, but is not limited to:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • swine
  • sheep
  • goats
  • deer.

Your council can provide further details specific to the area where you intend to drive.

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 Council for details of any specific eligibility requirements for this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Move or Drive Animals / Livestock on Roads - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval time

Permit applications should be made a minimum of 28 days prior to the commencement of the activity.

Administering agency

Mansfield Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2004

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Mansfield Shire Council


Operating address:
33 Highett Street
Mansfield, Victoria 3722
Mailing address:
Private Bag 1000
Mansfield
Victoria 3724

Phone:

03 5775 8555

Fax:

03 5775 2677
council@mansfield.vic.gov.au

Website:

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