In accordance with the Dog and Cat Management Act any person responsible for the control of dogs must ensure that dogs are registered as follows:
All dogs aged three months or more must be registered within fourteen (14) days of ownership.
- All dogs aged three months or more must be microchipped from the 1 July 2018.
- All new generation dogs (not existing dogs) must be desexed as of 1 July 2018.
- Anyone who breeds dogs must be a Registered Breeder.
Dog registrations expire annually on 30 June. Registrations must be renewed annually by 31 August.
The expiation for keeping an unregistered dog of three or more months is $170.00.
Any lost dog or dogs causing a nuisance, wandering at large or responsible for harassing, chasing or attacking should be reported to Council immediately.
To register your dog go to dogsandcatsonline.com.au.