Cat Registration - Western Australia

Description

You will require this registration if you own a cat that has reached 6 months of age. All cats must be sterilised and microchipped. This registration may apply to cat breeders or pet shop owners.

If you move to another local government area, you may notify your former Council and your new Council to continue the period of your registration.

A cat that is under the custody of the Cat Welfare Society, RSPCA, a cat management facility or a veterinary clinic or hospital is exempt from registration.

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

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • be over 18 years old
  • ensure that your cat is microchipped and sterilised
  • complete the relevant form
  • pay the required fee.

You will be ineligible for registration if you have been convicted of two or more offences under animal legislation in the past 3 years.

Duration

Either 1 year, 3 years or for the life of the cat.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $50.00

Permit to keep cat (non refundable)

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Cat Registration - 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

Shire of Christmas Island

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Christmas Island

Operating address: George Fam Centre, 2 Murray Road
Christmas Island
WA 6798
Mailing address: PO BOX 863
Christmas Island, Western Australia 6798
Phone: 08 9164 8300
Fax: 08 9164 8304
Email: admin@shire.gov.cx
Website: Shire of Christmas Island (Opens in new window)