Council has implemented strict protocols to ensure we comply with directions issued by government in relation to managing the COVID 19 risk. These protocols apply to our staff, our customers and visitors to our premises, and councillors alike. Please be understanding that we will do our best to maintain services and help in what are unique and challenging circumstances.
Information regarding permanent identification through microchipping.
Under the Companion Animals Act 1998, owners of puppies/kittens and certain groups of dogs/cats must now take two steps to permanently identify their animals:
What Animals Need to be Microchipped?
The following groups of dogs/cats must be permanently identified through microchipping:
Microchipping costs $60.50 per animal.
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