Pets and registration

 

 Fees

Dogs Standard fee Concession fee Description
Reduced  $25.50 $12.75

Any one or combination of the following: desexed, over 10 years old, kept for the purposes of breeding by a proprietor of a domestic animal business, working dog, member of an approved association or has undertaken obedience training which complies with the regulations.

Proof must be provided for all criteria.

Full  $150.00 $75.00 Microchipped only dog
Exempt  Free Free Guide Dog and State or Commonwealth Dogs
Dangerous dog  $300 N/A A classified dangerous dog: Pit Bull or American Pitbull Terrier, Fila Brasilero, Dogo Argentino, Japanese Tosa or Presa Canario 

 

Cats Standard fee Concession fee Description
 Fee  $25.50 $12.75

Any one or a combination of the following: desexed, kept for the purposes of breeding by a proprietor of a domestic animal business, member of an approved association or has undertaken obedience training which complies with the regulations.

Proof must be provided for all criteria. 

 

*Transfer  $10.00 Transfer of registration between Victorian Councils. Proof must be provided of current registration and receipt of payment for the current year.

 

Keeping pets 

As per Councils Amenity Local Law, without a permit a person must not keep any livestock on any land in a residential zone or any land of an area less than 4000 square metres. 

Without a permit a person must not keep more than:

  • Two dogs (three months old or older);
  • Two cats (three months old or older);
  • Five reptiles or rodents;
  • 10 large birds (which means any pigeon, cockatoo or other bird of similar or larger size, but does not include poultry;
  • 25 small birds (which includes any budgerigar, canary, finch or other bird of similar or smaller size);
  • A rooster; or
  • 24 poultry

On any land.