Dog and cat registration (Gladstone) - Queensland


You will require this registration if you intend to keep dogs and cats as part of your business, including:

  • guard dogs for hire
  • racing dogs
  • pet shops.

The Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Act 2008 requires that all dogs and cats must be registered, and that all cats and dogs must be microchipped when purchased or given away.

Service type


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


Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Local law(s) name

Gladstone Regional Council - Local Law 2 (Animal Management) 2011

Gladstone Regional Council - Subordinate Local Law 1.5 (Keeping of Animals) 2011

Gladstone Regional Council - Subordinate Local Law 2 (Animal Management) 2011

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Additional information

If the animal is desexed, proof of desexing must be provided. If a pensioner, senior Citizen card must be shown.

Administering agency

Gladstone 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:

Gladstone Regional Council

Phone: 1300 733 343
Phone: 07 4970 0700
Fax: 07 4975 8500