Dog registration audit

An approved inspection program provides fair and equitable identification and enforcement of legislative and local law requirements.

Properties will be inspected to determine compliance with the Animal Management (Cats & Dogs) Act 2008, Local Law No.2 (Animal Management) 2011 and Local Law No. 3 (Community and Environmental Management) 2011 with respect to:

  • Dog registration;
  • Desexing of dogs;
  • Number of animals kept at a property (permitted numbers);
  • Enclosure requirements;
  • Overgrown allotments; and,
  • Unsightly allotments.

Officers will be dressed in Council uniform that clearly displays the Council logo and will carry official identification.

Inspection dates

The door knock program will commence on 4 May 2022 and run through to the end of October 2022. Inspections will be conducted between 7am and 5pm Monday to Saturday.

Inspection areas

Door knocks will occur in Council's Local Law urban areas.

Local Law urban areas