The City’s Public Health Local Law 2017 outlines the requirements for the keeping of bees within the City of Gosnells. If a wild bee hive has established on a private property and it is causing a nuisance the owner or occupier is responsible for treating or removing it. If a bee hive is on Council land and it is causing a nuisance please contact the City’s Operation Centre on 9397 3000.
Under the City’s Public Health Local Law 2017 a farm animal includes a horse, cow, sheep, goat, pig or other ungulate. If you wish to keep a farm animal you must comply with the requirements under these Local Laws.
Poultry and Pigeons
If you wish to keep poultry (chickens) or pigeons on your property you must comply with the City’s Public Health Local Law 2017. Roosters, geese, turkeys, peacocks and peahens are not permitted in a residential zone.