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

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • Show livestock are fit to travel 10km per day toward their destination;
  • Provide specific detail of the route to be travelled;
  • Pay the prescribed fees; and
  • Abide by any other conditions as required by the Council.

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 Amount Description
Apply Application $190.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Lodgement $1590.00

Bond. Fees for 2017-18.

Comply Variation $0.22

Cattle permit per head per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Comply Variation $0.16

Other livestock permit per head per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Comply Variation $0.04

Sheep permit per head per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Permit to Move or Drive Animals / Livestock on Roads - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly with the Council.

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Local Law Enforcement Officer

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Operating address: 62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta
Victoria 3677
Mailing address: PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676
Phone: 03 5722 0888
Fax: 03 5721 9526
Email: council@wangaratta.vic.gov.au
Website: Wangaratta Rural City Council (Opens in new window)