Cat Registration - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this registration if you own a cat that has reached 6 months of age. All cats must be sterilised and microchipped. This registration may apply to cat breeders or pet shop owners.

If you move to another local government area, you may notify your former Council and your new Council to continue the period of your registration.

A cat that is under the custody of the Cat Welfare Society, RSPCA, a cat management facility or a veterinary clinic or hospital is exempt from registration.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • Be over 18 years old;
  • Ensure that your cat is microchipped and sterilised;
  • Complete the relevant form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

You will be ineligible for registration if you have been convicted of two or more offences under animal legislation in the past 3 years.

Duration

Either 1 year, 3 years or for the life of the cat.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$20.00

Fee for one year's registration.

Application$42.50Fee for three years' registration.
Application$100.00Fee for lifetime registration.
Application$100.00

Application for exemption to limitation on number of cats that may be kept if required.

GeneralMiscellaneousPensioners are eligible for a 50% discount on all registration fees.

Administering agency

Shire of Mundaring

Act(s) name

Cat Act 2011 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Cat Regulations 2012 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, Rangers
Shire of Mundaring

Operating address:
7000 Great Eastern Highway
Mundaring
WA 6073

Phone:

08 9290 6629

Supporting information

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