Permit to Move or Drive Animals / Livestock on Roads - Indigo Shire Council - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to drive or move animals along a road or through a public area.


Except in case of emergency, animals may only be moved or driven during daylight hours.


Livestock includes, but is not limited to:

  • horses
  • cattle
  • swine
  • sheep
  • goats
  • deer.

Service type


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.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $218.50

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $0.60

Daily fee for livestock. Fees for 2023-24

Vary Miscellaneous All -

Bond, minimum $1000 to a maximum of $2000. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Lodgement process


You must lodge your application at least 7 days before you intend to drive livestock. Your application must be in the form approved by Council and accompanied by the required fee.

Approval time

7 days prior to intended droving date.

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.