Approval to Keep a Large Animal - Western Australia

Description

You may require this approval if you intend to keep a horse, cow or other large animal on your property. A large animal includes a sheep, cow, alpaca, deer, camel, llama, emu, ostrich, kangaroo, ass, donkey, pony or ox.

Whether this approval is required may vary according to the zoning and size of your property. Approval is usually required in land zoned as residential. Keeping large animals may be prohibited in certain areas.

As a condition of approval, you may be required to construct a stable to house the large animal. This stable may also need to be approved and registered with the council.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • submit required supporting documentation (such as site plans, and plans for management of manure)
  • possess adequately sized land (in the case of a horse or cow, land must be at least 1 hectare)
  • be willing to comply with any conditions placed upon your approval.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Until 30 June, unless cancelled.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount
Apply Application $190.00

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Approval to Keep a Large Animal - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Local law(s) name

Environment, Animals and Nuisance Local Laws 2002

Administering agency

City of Armadale

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

City of Armadale

Operating address: 7 Orchard Street
Armadale, Western Australia 6112
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 2
Armadale, Western Australia 6992
Phone: 08 9394 5000
Fax: 08 9394 5184
Email: info@armadale.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Armadale (Opens in new window)