Permit to Use a Scaregun - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to monitor, manage or use bird scare guns, scatter guns, gas guns or similar bird control devices.

Limits of use may apply based on the number of scare guns, distance apart and hours of operation. Zoning restrictions may also apply.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Depending on the type and amount of scareguns, please consult the Council for all conditions on this permit.


As indicated on the permit


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees may vary. Please contact the responsible council for more information.


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

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2012

Lodgement process


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

Administering agency

Yarra Ranges 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

Yarra Ranges Shire Council

Operating address: 15 Anderson Street
Lilydale, Victoria 3140
Mailing address: PO BOX 105
Lilydale, Victoria 3140
Phone: 1300 368 333
Phone: 03 9294 6905
Fax: 03 9735 4249
Website: Yarra Ranges Shire Council (Opens in new window)