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Animal Shelter

Opening hours and contact information, dogs and cats for sale, lost and found pets, impounded animals, how to volunteer.

Animal Microchipping and Registration

Microchipping and lifetime registration rules for cats and dogs. Register your dog or cat online with us.

Animal Change of Details (death of animal, change of owner or address)

Report change of animal details to us online.

Barking Dogs

Barking dog complaints, tips on what to do if you have own a barking dog.

Roaming Cats

When a cat is considered to be a nuisance and when you can report it to us.

Dog Attack

Report a dog attack to us as soon as possible.

Dogs in Public Places

Rules about dogs in public places including outdoor eating areas and dog signage.

Dangerous or Menacing Dogs and Restricted Breeds

Council has the authority to declare dogs to be dangerous, menacing or a restricted breed. Penalties for non-compliance with declarations apply.

Native Wildlife

Native animals including Grey Headed Flying Fox (bat), Snakes, Possums and Magpies. Injured wildlife should be reported to WIRES.

Keeping Chickens

Information about keeping chickens on residential properties.


Maintenance dispersal is ongoing. Let us know if you observe a flying-fox.

Feral Animals

Information about feral animals, what to do and council control programs.

Change of owner of animal Change of address of animal Report It - Animals (lost, found, aggressive, attacking, dead, feral) Animal Lifetime Registration Animal Registrations (Online)

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