Permit for Restricted Dogs - Port Stephens Council - New South Wales

Description

You will require permit to own a dog that is six months or older and is a restricted breed. 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. Please consult the contact officer for more information.

Administering agency

Port Stephens 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

Port Stephens Council

Operating address: 116 Adelaide Street
Raymond Terrace, New South Wales 2324
Mailing address: PO BOX 42
Raymond Terrace, New South Wales 2324
Phone: 02 4980 0255
Fax: 02 4988 0130
Email: Council@portstephens.nsw.gov.au
Website: Port Stephens Council (Opens in new window)