Permit to Keep General Livestock - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to keep general livestock in non-rural areas (i.e. areas not specified by a planning scheme). You will need to contact your local council to ascertain which areas are covered by a planning scheme.

Some exemptions may apply, such as where you hold a planning permit that allows for the keeping of livestock. For the purposes of this permit general livestock includes, but is not limited to, animals such as:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • sheep
  • pigs
  • poultry
  • ratites
  • buffalo
  • camels
  • alpacas
  • deer.

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 any conditions on this permit.

Duration

As indicated 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 Keep General Livestock - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Lodgement

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Agency.


Administering agency

City of Whittlesea

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Municipal Law 1 2014

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Whittlesea


Operating address:
25 Ferres Boulevard
South Morang, Victoria 3752
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Bundoora MDC
Victoria 3083

Phone:

03 9217 2170

Fax:

03 9217 2111
info@whittlesea.vic.gov.au

Supporting information

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