Licence to Keep a Kennel Establishment - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a kennel or keep more than the prescribed number of dogs on your premises. The prescribed number of dogs will differ between councils. Your premises will be inspected by the Council ranger to determine if it is suitable for the proposed purpose.

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 licence you must:

  • Submit the required supporting documentation (such as site plans and written acknowledgement that you will comply with relevant Codes of Practice);
  • Provide public notice of your intention to use the premises as a kennel; and
  • Demonstrate that you or your employee(s) reside on the premises, or are sufficiently close to the premises so as to control the dogs and ensure their health and welfare.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $200.00 -
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $90.00

Keeping more than two dogs.

Apply Licence Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $100.00 Per annum

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for a Licence to Keep a Kennel Establishment - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Additional Information

Please note that some councils consider a complaint lodged against any dogs on the premises a factor for licence submissions.

Administering agency

City of Armadale

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: 7 Orchard Street
Armadale, Western Australia 6112
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 2
Armadale, Western Australia 6992
Phone: 08 9394 5000
Fax: 08 9394 5184
Email: info@armadale.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Armadale (Opens in new window)