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 responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Expiry

9 April each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $144.00

Commercial. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $90.00

Domestic. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Keeping of Animals Permit Application - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Purposes and Amenity Local Law 10 2013

Administering agency

Macedon Ranges Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Macedon Ranges Shire Council

Operating address: 129 Mollison Street
Kyneton, Victoria 3444
Mailing address: PO BOX 151
Kyneton, Victoria 3444
Phone: 03 5422 0333
Fax: 03 5422 3623
Email: mrsc@mrsc.vic.gov.au
Website: Macedon Ranges Shire Council (Opens in new window)