You do not need approval to keep bees unless it is for commercial purposes or requires a more substantial operation to conduct what is considered minor and ancillary. View our bee keeping factsheet to find out about requirements, including those surrounding selling honey.
Contact us to discuss requirements for commercial bee keeping and honey production.
I have a problem with my neighbour’s beehives
If you are experiencing a problem from a beehive on a neighbouring property, we would encourage you to discuss this with your neighbour. If that fails, contact us.