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 directly with the Council for details specific to your permit needs.

Ongoing requirements

You may also need to fill out an application for a Road Leasing Agreement (Policy).

Duration

As detailed on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$101.00

You will be required to lodge a bond and pay a daily fee per head of livestock. Fees for 2016-17.

Variation$170.00

Road Leasing Agreement (Policy). Fees for 2016-17.

ComplyLodgement$1,000.00

Bond. Fees for 2016-17.

Variation$0.06

Per head of any other livestock. Fees for 2016-17.

Variation$0.20

Per head of cattle. Fees for 2016-17.

Variation$0.06

Per head of sheep. Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

Corangamite Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Livestock Local Law 2 2015

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Corangamite Shire Council


Operating address:
181 Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Mailing address:
PO BOX 84
Camperdown, Victoria 3260

Phone:

03 5593 7100

Fax:

03 5593 2695
shire@corangamite.vic.gov.au

Website:

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