Permit to Keep Animals - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep more than a specified number of animals at one premise. 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 details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $65.00 Excess animals. Fees for 2017-18.
Apply Application All $65.00 Birds. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit to Keep More than Two Dogs or Cats in a Residential or Commercial Area - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Application for a Permit to Keep Animals - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Local law(s) name

Community Living Local Law 1 2008

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly with the Council.

Administering agency

Greater Shepparton City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws and Environment

Greater Shepparton City Council

Operating address: 90 Welsford Street
Shepparton, Victoria 3630
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 1000
Shepparton, Victoria 3632
Phone: 03 5832 9741
Phone: 03 5832 9700
Fax: 03 5831 1987
Mobile: 0427 767 846
Email: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au
Website: Greater Shepparton City Council (Opens in new window)