Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep animals. In some cases this permit will only be required where the number of animals exceeds a limit set by the council. Your council will outline the types of animals covered by this permit.

The sorts of animals typically covered include:

  • cats and dogs
  • reptiles and amphibians
  • guinea pigs
  • birds and poultry

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You will require this permit if you wish to keep more than 2 cats, 2 dogs, 10 pigeons, 10 poultry, 10 domestic mice, 2 guinea pigs, 2 domestic rabbits, 6 rodents, 6 reptiles, and 30 small birds.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $26.50

Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2018

Approval time

Please allow twenty-one working days for processing of the application.

Administering agency

Glenelg Shire 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:

Local Laws Officer

Glenelg Shire Council

Operating address: 71 Cliff Street
Portland, Victoria 3305
Mailing address: PO BOX 152
Portland, Victoria 3305
Toll Free: 1300 453 635
Phone: 03 5522 2208
Fax: 03 5522 2290
Email: enquiry@glenelg.vic.gov.au
Website: Glenelg Shire Council (Opens in new window)