Cattery Permit - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to operate a cattery or keep more than the prescribed number of cats (3+) on your premises.

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

Please consult with the Council to determine if catteries are permitted under the planning scheme for your area. You must also provide details about the number and age of the cats to be held under this registration.

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 $150.00 -
Apply Licence All $150.00



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

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Local law(s) name

Health Local Law 2017

Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2016


This permit is not transferable.

Administering agency

Shire of Gingin

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer

Shire of Gingin

Operating address: 7 Brockman Street
Gingin, Western Australia 6503
Mailing address: PO BOX 510
Gingin, Western Australia 6503
Phone: 08 9575 2211
Website: Shire of Gingin (Opens in new window)