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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2008

Application process

Apply

You will require a Local Laws General Permit.

Approval time

Permit applications should be made a minimum of 28 days prior to the commencement of the activity.

Administering agency

Mansfield 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

Mansfield Shire Council

Operating address: 33 Highett Street
Mansfield, Victoria 3722
Mailing address: Private Bag 1000
Mansfield
Victoria 3724
Phone: 03 5775 8555
Fax: 03 5775 2677
Email: council@mansfield.vic.gov.au
Website: Mansfield Shire Council (Opens in new window)