Domestic Animal Business Registration - Victoria

Description

If you intend to operate a domestic animal business you must register the premises on which the business is to be conducted.

Businesses requiring this registration include animal shelters, pounds, pet shops or commercial businesses for the rearing, training, boarding or breeding of dogs or cats or other common animals.

This registration is not required by holders of scientific procedure licences.

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.

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 $212.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Renewal All $340.00

Animal business excluding pounds and shelters. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Renewal All -

No charge for pounds and shelters. Fees for 2019-20.

Transfer Transfer All $60.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All 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 Local Law 2019

Administering agency

Moorabool Shire 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 Officer

Moorabool Shire Council

Operating address: 15 Stead Street
Ballan, Victoria 3342
Mailing address: PO BOX 18
Ballan, Victoria 3342
Other: 03 5366 7100
Other: 03 5368 1757
Email: info@moorabool.vic.gov.au
Website: Moorabool Shire Council (Opens in new window)