All properties must have a Council approval to keep bee hives.
The table below shows how many bee hives you can have on your property with approval from us.
Number of bee hives allowed with a Council approval
0 to 600
601 to 1,000
1,001 to 2,000
2,001 to 3,000
More than 3,000
To apply for a Bee keeping approval, please download our application form (PDF 338 KB).
If you want to keep more than 15 hives, you may need a development approval. For more information please see Development in Logan.
As a responsible beekeeper, you must make sure that the bees do not cause:
For more information about Animal Keeping Local Laws, please visit Local Law No. 4 (Animal Management) 2002, or Subordinate Local Law No. 4.1 (Animal Management) 2002 (PDF 474 KB).