There are limits to how many pets and/or livestock you are able to keep on your property.
Your property also needs to be a certain size before you are allowed to keep livestock.
If you would like to keep more animals than outlined below, you will need a permit, please complete the Keeping of Additional Animals Form 2020-2021 (319.51 KB)
|Pet or livestock||Number allowed without a permit|
|Domestic birds||13 birds|
|Guinea pigs||8 guinea pigs|
|Poultry or pigeons|
4 chickens, ducks, geese or pigeons
Your poultry must be kept in a poultry house and pigeons need to be kept in a pigeon loft.
|Small animals (livestock)||A permit is required to keep any sheep or goat in an area less than one acre (4000 sqm)|
|A permit is required to keep any emu, ostrich, goat, sheep, cow, pig, bull, or horse in an area less than two acres (8000 sqm)|