Hound Registration - Victoria

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to use a hound for the purpose of hunting Samba Deer. Hounds will only be considered if they are purebred:
  • Beagles
  • Harriers
  • Bloodhounds.

Your hound must undergo a physical assessment to ensure that it meets physical requirements. Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • have your dog assessed against the Australian National Kennel Council Breed Standard by an approved assessor
  • have had your hound microchipped
  • be the owner of the hound being registered
  • submit the required forms
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Please note that hounds must be over the age of 12 months for registration, though you may apply for written authorisation to use a hound under the age of 12 months using the relevant form. Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

For the length of ownership of your hound.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Authorisation of Pups (Opens in new window)
Apply All Hound Registration - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.
Transfer All Transfer of Ownership (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Wildlife Act 1975 VIC

Regulation(s) name

Wildlife (Game) Regulations 2012 VIC

Administering agency

Game Management Authority

Contact details

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

Game Management Authority

Mailing address: 2 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 4509
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Fax: 03 9092 1947
Other: 13 61 86
Website: http://www.gma.vic.gov.au/ (Opens in new window)