All cats and dogs over 3 months of age must be microchipped and registered with Council as required by State Government legislation.
If your pet is not microchipped, registration will not be accepted. To microchip your pet, contact your local vet.
Register your pet
Annual registration for dogs and cats is due on 10 April each year.
Keeping excess animals
Under Local Law No. 2, you must not, without a permit, keep any more animals or types of animals as set out in the table below
|Type of Animal||Maximum allowed in residential area||Farming zone properties under 0.5 hectare
All Rural living zone properties
|Farming Zone properties equal to or greater than
|Poultry||10||40||No maximum limit|
|Turkeys and geese||0||0||30|
|Horses, donkeys, mules, sheep and goats||0||2||No maximum limit|
|Camels||0||0||No maximum limit|
|Cattle||0||1||No maximum limit|
|Ostriches, emus and peacocks||0||0||No maximum limit|
|Any other livestock or agricultural animal||0||0||No maximum limit|