Under the Vermin Destruction Act 1950 it is the responsibility of every occupier of land to suppress and destroy vermin.
For any complaints relating to rabbits on private land please contact the Department of Primary Water and Industries on (03) 6233 6884.
Bees & European Wasps
A person may keep a maximum of 2 bee hives both of which must be located at least 50 metres from the nearest dwelling. Written permission from the General Manager must be sought prior to the hives being placed on the premises.
Council does not remove European wasps or bees from private property. Property owners are advised to contact a pest controller or seek advise in removing the nests themselves.
If you do observe a nest on any Council land or Parks contact the Parks & Recreation Unit immediately on 6278 0250.