Permit to Construct an Animal Shelter - Victoria


If you intend on building a shelter for animals such as a poultry house or a stable, you might require a permit for its construction, or to build it in a particular location on a property.

For example, you might require a permit to construct the shelter within a set distance of:

  • the street or road to which the property has frontage
  • any other street or road
  • the boundary of any adjoining land or premises
  • any habitable dwellings.

Service type


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.


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 Application for Permit to Construct an Animal Shelter - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Keeping of Animals Local Law 2 2010

Administering agency

Greater Bendigo City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Building Services

Greater Bendigo City Council

Operating address: 195 - 229 Lyttleton Terrace
Bendigo, Victoria 3550
Mailing address: PO BOX 733
Bendigo, Victoria 3552
Phone: 03 5434 6000
Fax: 03 5434 6200
Website: Greater Bendigo City Council (Opens in new window)