Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep more than a specified number of animals at a premises. 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 Council for any conditions on this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $75.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Animals Local Law 4 2010

Environment Local Law 3 2010

Administering agency

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Operating address: Corner Lyttleton Street and Lloyd Street
Castlemaine
Victoria 3450
Mailing address: PO BOX 185
Castlemaine, Victoria 3450
Phone: 03 5471 1700
Email: Info@mountalexander.vic.gov.au
Website: Mount Alexander Shire Council (Opens in new window)