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 note that you will require approval from your neighbours prior to your application being assessed.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $53.00

Multiple animal registration. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Animal Permit Application (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2015

Administering agency

Darebin City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Darebin City Council

Operating address: 274 Gower Street
Preston, Victoria 3072
Mailing address: PO BOX 91
Preston, Victoria 3072
Phone: 03 8470 8529
Phone: 03 8470 8888
Fax: 03 9471 0204
Fax: 03 8470 8877
Email: locallaws@darebin.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Darebin (Opens in new window)