Permit for Dangerous, Menacing or Restricted Dogs - Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council - New South Wales

Description

You will require permit to own a dog that is either:

  • declared dangerous or menacing
  • six months or older and is a restricted breed.

A dog can be declared as dangerous by an authorised council officer or a local court because it has done any of the following:

  • attacked or killed a person or animal without provocation
  • repeatedly threatened to attack or repeatedly chased a person or animal without provocation
  • is kept or used for hunting (not including a dog used for locating, flushing, pointing or retrieving birds or vermin).

The following breeds are restricted:

  • American pitbull terrier
  • pitbull terrier
  • Japanese tosa
  • dogo Argentino
  • fila Brasileiro
  • Perro de Presa Canario
  • Presa Canario.

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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $195.00

Other resources

Act(s) name

Companion Animal Act 1998 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Companion Animals Regulation 2018 New South Wales

Additional information

There are further requirements for enclosures, gates and warning signs for dangerous dogs.

Administering agency

Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries Officer

Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council

Operating address: Gundagai Office
255 Sheridan Street
Gundagai, New South Wales 2722
Operating address: Cootamundra Office
81 Wallendoon Street
Cootamundra, New South Wales 2590
Mailing address: Gundagai Office
PO BOX 34
Gundagai, New South Wales 2722
Mailing address: Cootamundra Office
PO BOX 420
Cootamundra, New South Wales 2590
Phone: 1300 459 689
Fax: 02 6940 2127
Email: mail@cgrc.nsw.gov.au
Website: Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council (Opens in new window)