Permit to Operate a Saleyard - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to operate a saleyard for the purposes of selling livestock such as pigs, cattle or sheep.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You may also require a licence or annual lease for the use of office space as required.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Operate a Saleyard - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Local law(s) name

Livestock Exchange Local Law 7 2009

Application process


Your application must be in writing to the Operations Manager and must state the nature of the sale or use, and the days and hours for which such sale or use is to take place.

Lodgement process


Your application must reach the Operations Manager at least 10 days and no more than 3 months before the proposed use or sale.

Administering agency

Warrnambool City Council

Contact details

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

Health and Local Laws

Warrnambool City Council

Operating address: 25 Liebig Street
Victoria 3280
Mailing address: PO BOX 198
Warrnambool, Victoria 3280
Toll Free: 1300 003 280
Phone: 03 5559 4800
Fax: 03 5559 4900
Website: Warrnambool City Council (Opens in new window)