Approval to Keep Poultry, Pigeons and Other Birds - Western Australia

Service summary

You may require this approval if you intend to keep poultry, pigeons or other birds on your property. Poultry includes fowls, peafowls, turkeys, geese and ducks.

Whether this approval is required may vary according to the zoning of your property. Approval is often required in land zoned as residential. Your Council may also prohibit the keeping of certain kinds of birds in certain areas. Limitations may also apply to the number of birds that you are allowed to keep on your property.

You may be required to keep your poultry in a structure or enclosure that meets Council specifications.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Prior to the granting of the registration to keep pigeons, the applicant must seek the written opinion of all owners and occupiers surrounding the land owned by the applicant. This land, unless otherwise previously approved, must not have an area less than 600m2.

Duration

Registration is valid until 30 June.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$140.00

Pigeon.

Other resources

Administering agency

City of Wanneroo

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Animal Local Law 1999

Contact details

Environmental Health Officers, Health Services
City of Wanneroo


Operating address:
23 Dundebar Road
Wanneroo
WA 6065
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Wanneroo
WA 6065

Phone:

08 94055000

Fax:

08 94055499
health@wanneroo.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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