Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep more than a specified number of animals.

This permit may be required for the keeping of animals such as:

  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Guinea pigs
  • Rabbits.

This permit may also be required for unusual animals, reptiles, rodents, poultry, livestock and other farm animals.

The keeping of livestock will generally only be permitted in rural areas.

Your local council can provide more information and advise you on numbers specific to your area.

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.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Administering agency

Contact the Local Council

Contact details

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

Customer Service

Contact the Local Council

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