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Animal Control

Animal Control Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Dog Registration Fee (incl GST)
Note: Registration Fees (payable now for the registration year beginning 1 July 2023 and ending 30 June 2024
Registration Fees
Full Fee (before 1 August)$124.00 
Full Fee (after 1 August)$185.00 
Selected Owner Policy (before 1 August)$84.00 
Selected Owner Policy (after 1 August)$126.00 
Rural/Working Dog (before 1 August)$60.00 
Rural/Working Dog (after 1 August)$90.00 
Impounding Charges
First impounding$94.50 
Second impounding$136.50 
Third and subsequent impounding$194.00 
Recovery of Costs
Adoption fee$278.00 
Animal Control Officer Hourly Rate$120.00 
Application for a Selected Owner Policy$31.50 
Application to keep more than two dogs$31.50 
Destruction fee$63.00 
Micro-chipping fees (including chip)$47.00 
Relinquishment Fee *conditions apply$52.50 
Replacement Tags$6.50 
Sustenance (daily)$9.50 
Seizure fee$63.00 
Vehicle rate$0.87 

Stock Control Fee (incl GST)
Note: The cost of retrieving stock will be charged actual costs in accordance with the hourly rates and vehicle rates in this schedule.
Impounding Charges
Sustenance FeesActual Cost 


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