Permit to Keep Reptiles or Rodents - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep any reptiles or rodents at any premises, including premises used for animal breeding or boarding or a domestic animal business (that is not already covered by a planning scheme).

This permit is generally required if you intend to keep more than a specified number of reptiles or rodents in residential areas, or if you intend to keep venomous reptiles above a specified number in any area. Your local council can advise on allowable numbers in 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 specified on the permit.

Administering agency

Contact the Local Council