Stock on Roads

Wandering stock on roads is a risk to traffic having the potential to cause serious injury or death to motorists. Local Law officers will attend to stock wandering on roads controlled by Warrnambool City Council and VicRoads.

Who can I notify?

Warrnambool City Council
Phone: (03) 5559 4800

Victorian Police – 24 Hours
Phone: 000

Once notified of an incident a Local Laws officer will respond immediately and assess the situation having regard to the safety of themselves and the public.

It is the stock owner’s responsibility to provide and maintain effective fencing to stop stock straying into a road. Fines may be issued.

Livestock Crossing and Grazing application

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