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How many animals can I keep?

Often there are restrictions on the number of animals that can be kept on an urban property. An owner or occupier of a property must not, without a permit, keep (or allow to be kept) more animals than the amounts detailed below. If you would like to keep an additional animals on your property you will need to complete an application to keep extra animals form.

Application to keep extra animals (Dogs&Cats) Application to keep extra animals

Dogs 2
Cats 2
Poultry (hens, ducks, geese and turkeys) 12
Roosters 0
Roosters (VPFA Registered only) 3
Domestic birds 50
Large birds 2
Domestic mice 10
Guinea Pigs &/or domestic rabbits 2
Horses, donkeys, cattle, sheep, goats or any other agricultural animals. 0
Pigs Not permitted