Apply for an excess animal permit

If you intend to keep multiple pets or birds at your home, you may need an excess animal permit. This permit can be cancelled if you no longer meet the permit conditions.

Learn more about when multiple pets require a permit.

Email

Step 1.Before you apply

Make sure that you have registered all cats and dogs included in your application before applying. 

Step 2.Prepare your application

Download and complete the Application for: Excess Animal Permit(PDF, 1MB)

Step 3.Submit your application

Please email the completed application form to info@frankston.vic.gov.au 

Step 4.What happens next?

We will contact you to pay the relevant fee. A Council Officer may need to: 

  • inspect your property to make sure it is suitable 
  • consult with your neighbours. 

You will be notified by Council if your application is successful. 

Mail

Step 1.Before you apply

Make sure that you have registered all cats and dogs included in your application before applying. 

Step 2.Prepare your application

Download and complete the Application for: Excess Animal Permit(PDF, 1MB)

Step 3.Submit your application

Send your completed form to: 

Frankston City Council
PO Box 490
 Frankston VIC 3199

Step 4.What happens next?

We will contact you to pay the relevant fee. A Council Officer may need to: 

  • inspect your property to make sure it is suitable 
  • consult with your neighbours. 

You will be notified by Council if your application is successful. 

In person

Step 1.Before you apply

Make sure that you have registered all cats and dogs included in your application before applying. 

Step 2.Prepare your application

Download and complete the Application for: Excess Animal Permit(PDF, 1MB)

Step 3.Submit your application

Visit any of our Customer Service Centres during opening hours, Monday to Friday.

Civic Centre
30 Davey Street
Frankston VIC 3199

Seaford Community Centre
Shop 1, 6 Broughton Street 
Seaford VIC 3198

Langwarrin Service Centre
Shop 6, Gateway Shopping Centre
Langwarrin VIC 3190

Carrum Downs Library 
Lyrebird Drive
Carrum Downs VIC 3201

You can pay the relevant fee by cash, cheque, money order, EFTPOS or Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard or Amex) in person.

Step 4.What happens next?

We will contact you to inspect your property to make sure it is suitable. We may also consult with your neighbours. 

You will be notified by Council if your application is successful.