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District-wide stock impounding fees

Stock Impounding

Fee 
Stallion, ass, mule or bull over the age of nine months $30.00 
Mare, gelding, colt, filly, foal, ox, cow, steer, heifer or calf $25.00
Ram, ewe, wether, lamb or goat $15.00
Boar, sow or other pig* $35.00
Deer $25.00
Sustenance fee per day or part day $5.00
* The fee for the pig category is recommended to be significantly higher because of the potential damage that could be caused to the pound facilities. 

 

Stock Callouts
(The following charges apply for each impounding occurrence and for stock on roads callouts, whether or not the stock is impounded.) 

  Fee
Animal control officer $110.00
Advertising Actual cost
Repeat impounding Double the per day charge
Transportation and cost of attendance, call out and vehicle charges At cost

 

Type of stock Trespass on any paddock, meadow, grass or stubble.  Trespass on any land having thereon any growing crop or from which the crop has not been removed or in any reserve, cemetery or burial ground.
Horse, mare gelding, colt, filly, foal, bull, cow, steer, heifer, calf, ass, mule or deer $2.50  $6.00 
Ram, ewe, wether or lamb $1.00 $1.50
Goat, boar, sow or other pig $6.00  $12.00