Permit to Graze Animals on Road Verges - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to graze horses, cattle or sheep on any land under council control. Grazing may only take place during daylight hours.

You may require the owner's permission where grazing of stock is taking place adjacent to another persons land.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You will be required to meet Insurance and bond requirements. Please refer to the Fact Sheet for full details and requirements of this permit.

Duration

Permits are available for a period of six to twelve months.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

No fees apply for this permit.

Application

Apply

You will need to attach a map showing the proposed grazing route, and proof of your public liability insurance.


Lodgement

Apply

Please lodge your application and associated documentation directly with Council.


Approval time

At least 14 days prior to commencement of the activity.

Administering agency

Colac Otway Shire

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Livestock Local Law 3 2013

Contact details

Compliance Unit
Colac Otway Shire


Operating address:
2-6 Rae Street
Colac, Victoria, 3250
Mailing address:
PO BOX 283
Colac, Victoria 3250

Phone:

03 5232 9400

Fax:

03 5232 9586
inq@colacotway.vic.gov.au

Website:

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