Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep more than a specified number of animals at a premises. Animals requiring this permit may include domestic animals such as cats, dogs, guinea pigs and rabbits.

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

Generally, the keeping of any number of livestock is prohibited in non-rural areas unless your local council has granted you a permit.

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 Council for any conditions on this permit.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $65.00

You may also be required to pay a specific licence fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Licence All $50.00

Keep more than two cats or dogs, you will also be required to pay an application fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2 2018

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Administering agency

Brimbank City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws

Brimbank City Council

Operating address: 301 Hampshire Road
Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Mailing address: PO BOX 70
Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Phone: 03 9249 4000
Fax: 03 9249 4351
Email: info@brimbank.vic.gov.au
Website: Brimbank City Council (Opens in new window)