Permit to Keep General Livestock - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to keep general livestock in non-rural areas (i.e. areas not specified by a planning scheme). You will need to contact your local council to ascertain which areas are covered by a planning scheme.

Some exemptions may apply, such as where you hold a planning permit that allows for the keeping of livestock. For the purposes of this permit general livestock includes, but is not limited to, animals such as:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • sheep
  • pigs
  • poultry
  • ratites
  • buffalo
  • camels
  • alpacas
  • deer.

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 Amount Description
Apply Application All -

For all other livestock, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $43.65

Permit to keep a horse. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Keep General Livestock - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Permit Application - Keep a Horse (Residential Areas Only) - DOC (Opens in new window)
Apply All Permit Application - Keep Poultry (Residential Areas Only) - DOC (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Indigo Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enforcement Services

Indigo Shire Council

Operating address: 101 Ford Street
Beechworth, Victoria 3747
Mailing address: PO BOX 28
Beechworth, Victoria 3747
Toll Free: 1300 365 003
Phone: 03 5728 8000
Fax: 03 5728 1676
Email: info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au
Website: Indigo Shire Council (Opens in new window)