Permit to Move or Drive Animals / Livestock on Roads - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to drive or move animals along a road or through a public area, for the purpose of moving animals from one area to another.

The moving of animals can only be undertaken during daylight hours, and stock should not be led on a road at night except in the case of an emergency, or to lead the stock to or from a dairy.

Livestock includes, but is not limited to:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • swine
  • sheep
  • goats
  • deer.

Your council can provide further details specific to the area where you intend to drive.

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.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $190.05

Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $0.60

Daily fee for livestock. Fees for 2017-18.

Vary Miscellaneous All $25.60

Bond, minimum $1000 to a maximum of $2000. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Lodgement process

Apply

You must lodge your application at least 7 days before you intend to drive livestock. Your application must be in the form approved by Council and accompanied by the required fee.

Approval time

7 days prior to intended droving date.

Administering agency

Indigo Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enforcement Services

Indigo Shire Council

Operating address: 101 Ford Street
Beechworth, Victoria 3747
Mailing address: PO BOX 28
Beechworth, Victoria 3747
Toll Free: 1300 365 003
Phone: 03 5728 8000
Fax: 03 5728 1676
Email: info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au
Website: Indigo Shire Council (Opens in new window)