Animal Control Fees & Charges
Animal Control Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2016.
All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).
|Dog Registration||Fee (incl GST)|
|Note: Proportionate fees apply for Dog
Registration from 1st August for all dogs legally required to be registered from that date and pups that turn 3 months of age after that date.
|Walk-eez lead with poop bag||$10.00|
|Collars - Large||$10.00|
|Collars - Small||$8.00|
|Early Payment Discount: A discount of $10.00 is only available for those registrations paid prior to 1st of August each year.|
|Responsible Dog Owner||$55.00|
|Responsible Dog Owner Property Inspection||$50.00|
|Penalty for payment received after 1 August||$20.00|
|After hours opening fee||$41.00|
|Note: Pursuant to the Impounding Act 1955
|Staff attendance at incidents of stock on roads including State Highways (per hour)||$150.00|
|Travel costs (per km)||$1.00|
|Impounding fees for stock (excluding dogs)||Fee (incl GST)|
|Note: Trespass rates shall be additional and as described in the Regulation to the Impounding Amendment Act 1980.
|Sustenance for every animal per day||$8.50|
|Notice to owner by post or delivery||$8.50|
|Notice to owner by advertisement[s]||At cost|
|Transport to Pound [By transport operators or other]||At cost|
|Transport to Pound [By Council]||At cost|
|Transport to Pound [By droving]||At cost|
|Minimum charge for any impounding||$120.00|
|Minimum Charge for second and subsequent impounding of stock from same owner - additional fee.||$180.00|
|Impounding for every animal per day||$8.50|