Domestic Animal Business Registration - Greater Shepparton City Council - Victoria

Description

You need this registration if you intend to operate a domestic animal business. Businesses that need this registration include:

  • animal shelters
  • pounds
  • pet shops
  • commercial businesses for the rearing, training, boarding or breeding of dogs, cats or other common animals.

Owners of domestic animal breeding businesses must register the business and each animal belonging to the business that is over three months of age.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

This registration is not required by Guide Dogs Victoria, Vision Australia Seeing Eye Dogs or holders of scientific procedure licences.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need to abide by all current state and federal legislation relating to animal welfare and any relevant codes of practice.

Please note that all dogs or cats may need separate annual registration with your local council.

Duration

One year, unless otherwise specified on the licence.

Expiry

10th April each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $320.00

Animal boarding establishment. Fee for 2021-22

Apply Application All $320.00 Breeding establishment. Fee for 2021-22
Apply Application All $320.00 Dog training establishment. Fee for 2021-22
Apply Application All $320.00 Pet shop. Fee for 2021-22
Apply Application All $320.00 Non council animal shelter. Fee for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Domestic Animal Business Registration - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
General All Domestic Animal Businesses (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Domestic Animals Act 1994 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Living Local Law 1 2018

Additional information

Domestic animal businesses must renew their registrations by the 10th of April each year.

Administering agency

Greater Shepparton City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Local Laws and Environment

Greater Shepparton City Council

Victoria
Operating address: 90 Welsford Street
Shepparton, Victoria 3630
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 1000
Shepparton, Victoria 3632
Phone: 03 5832 9700
Fax: 03 5831 1987
Mobile: 0427 767 846
Email: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au
Website: Greater Shepparton City Council (Opens in new window)