Keeping of animals other than dogs or cats (Murweh) - Queensland

Description

You need a permit in order to:

  • breed, board or keep animals on a commercial basis
  • operate fishing parks
  • keep any animals for hire or sale

The number of animals you may keep in a particular area depends on the size of your site.

Keeping of animals must comply with local laws and council's planning scheme.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

Council determines the length of this approval.

Fees

Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Additional Information

Council may consider the following factors in deciding whether to grant this licence:

  • the land's physical suitability for the proposed use
  • the structural suitability of enclosures in which you intend to keep animals
  • the likelihood of the animals causing nuisance, inconvenience or annoyance to the occupiers of adjoining land
  • the likely effect on the amenity of the surrounding area
  • the likely effect on the local environment and any possible pollution or other environmental damage
  • other relevant factors to the circumstances of the particular case.

Administering agency

Murweh Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Operating address: 95-101 Alfred Street
Charleville, Queensland 4470
Mailing address: PO BOX 63
Charleville, Queensland 4470
Phone: 07 4656 8355
Fax: 07 4656 8399
Email: ceo@murweh.qld.gov.au
Website: Murweh Shire Council (Opens in new window)