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

All dogs and cats to be kept on your property must be registered with council. You will also be required to allow an inspection of the property to ensure adequate housing and feed is available for all animals.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $146.00

You will also need to pay a licence fee of $80. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Renewal All $83.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2010

Application process

Apply

You must submit your application in the approved form and accompanied by the required fee.

Administering agency

Knox City 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:

Community Laws Officer

Knox City Council

Operating address: 511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Phone: 03 9298 8000
Fax: 03 9800 3096
Email: knoxcc@knox.vic.gov.au
Website: Knox City Council (Opens in new window)