Nillumbik Regional Pound impounds and cares for lost, stray and unowned domestic animals found in Nillumbik or Banyule. The pound is managed by Nillumbik Shire Council. Animals must be collected within 8 days.
Our pound service for cats is managed by the Cat Protection Society of Victoria.
We also work with the Save a Dog Scheme.
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Call 03 9433 3111
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Closed public holidays.
An invoice will be e-mailed to you with details about the release fee and instructions on how to make payment online.
Pay release fee >
Once payment has been made, a Community Safety Officer will be in contact to arrange the return of your dog.
To collect your pet from the pound you will need to provide proof of ownership including:
If your pet is unregistered, you will need to register your pet before collecting it.
Collection is by appointment only.