Cattery and Cat Breeding Licence - Northern Territory


A licence is required to keep more than two cats on a premises and for the breeding of cats. Cat breeders must also be registered with an approved organisation.

All cat owners within the municipality should ensure that their cat is registered. Registration enables the Council pound to ascertain the owner of the cat should it be impounded.

Service type


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


As designated.


Variable; refer to your local council.

Additional information

Refer to your council for details to be submitted.

Administering agency

NT Local Government Agencies