Approval to Breed Cats - Western Australia


You will require this approval if you intend to breed cats. This approval allows the applicant to keep up to 6 cats on premises for the purpose of breeding.

Only an approved cat breeder may breed cats. All cats in Western Australia are required to be sterilised. Cats owned by an approved cat breeder, for the purpose of breeding, are exempt from this requirement.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Each cat must be permanently confined in an effective cage system on the property. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


12 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $100.00 Per breeding cat (male or female)


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval to Breed Cats - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Cat Act 2011 WA

Regulation(s) name

Cat Regulations 2012 WA

Administering agency

City of Wanneroo

Contact details

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

Ranger Officer

City of Wanneroo

Operating address: 23 Dundebar Road
Wanneroo, Western Australia 6065
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 1
Wanneroo, Western Australia 6946
Phone: 08 9405 5000
Website: City of Wanneroo (Opens in new window)