Permit to Keep General Livestock - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep general livestock in non-rural areas (i.e. areas not specified by a planning scheme). You will need to contact your local council to ascertain which areas are covered by a planning scheme.

Some exemptions may apply, such as where you hold a planning permit that allows for the keeping of livestock. For the purposes of this permit general livestock includes, but is not limited to, animals such as:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • sheep
  • pigs
  • poultry
  • ratites
  • buffalo
  • camels
  • alpacas
  • deer.

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

Permits are issued for one year and are subject to an annual renewal process.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees vary depending on the animal, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Administering agency

South Gippsland 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

South Gippsland Shire Council

Operating address: 9 Smith Street
Leongatha
Victoria 3953
Mailing address: Private Bag 4
Leongatha
Victoria 3953
Phone: 03 5662 9200
Fax: 03 5662 3754
Email: council@southgippsland.vic.gov.au
Website: South Gippsland Shire Council (Opens in new window)