Animal permits | Brisbane City Council

Animal permits

Brisbane City Council has legislation around the requirements for keeping animals. Find out when a permit is required and how to apply. 

""Cats and dogs

You need a permit to keep more than three cats, or more than two dogs unless keeping the animal is authorised under a development approval from Council.  

guard dog

Guard dogs

Keeping a guard dog no longer requires a permit. However, there are specific legislative requirements for keeping a guard dog in Brisbane. Find out about the requirements for keeping a guard dog. 

racehorse

Racehorses

You must have a permit to keep a racehorse. The fees depend on the number of horses to be kept. Find out the requirements and how to apply.

livestock

Livestock

Keeping livestock in a residential area, other than a rural or rural residential area, requires a permit.

 

 

02 July 2018