Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep more than a specified number of animals at one premise. Animals requiring this permit may include domestic animals such as cats, dogs, guinea pigs and rabbits. This permit may also be required for unusual animals, poultry, livestock and other farm animals.

Generally, the keeping of any number of livestock is prohibited in non-rural areas unless your local council has granted you a permit.

Your local council can provide more information and advise you on numbers specific to your area.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

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

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $50.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $250.00

For the life of the animal or the time it is kept at the property. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All General Local Law Permit - Keeping Animals Residential - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2012

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Agency.

Administering agency

Ararat Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Ararat Rural City Council

Operating address: 59 Vincent Street
Ararat, Victoria 3377
Mailing address: PO BOX 246
Ararat, Victoria 3377
Phone: 03 5355 0200
Fax: 03 5352 1695
Email: council@ararat.vic.gov.au
Website: Ararat Rural City Council (Opens in new window)