Deceased and injured animals


Council removes deceased animals from Council-managed local roads as a requirement of the Road Management Act.

All reports of deceased animals should be directed through Council’s Customer Service on 5573 0444 or online using our report an issue form here.

Deceased animals on state managed roads and highways can be reported to VicRoads by phoning 13 11 70.

Injured animals can be reported to the following support services:

  • Wildlife Victoria (03) 8400 7300
  • DELWP 136 186
  • Wildlife Rescue 1300 596 457