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Doggo in the District

Doggo in the District

Doggo in the District, an e-newsletter just for dog owners. Our quarterly e-newsletter will be full of great information about owning dogs, places you can take dogs and connect with other owners, tips and tricks, pics of our furry friends and competitions to say thanks for being fantastic owners. Go to and choose Animal Control to receive future editions.

In the latest edition, we discuss the proposed increase in animal control fees and charges for the 2024/25 year. Proposing that 80% - 100% of animal control costs should be recovered through user pays, rather than general rates. Consultation on Fees and Charges 2024/25 closed on Sunday 21 April. 

Some fees that Council is proposing to increase for 2024/25 are:

  • Full dog registration fee: $120 to $157
  • Impounding: $50 to $61
  • Microchipping: $60 to $74
  • Stock call out (during office hours): $125 to $153
  • Stock callout (after hours): $175 to $215

For more information on all the proposed changes to fees and charges and our Revenue and Financing Policy click here.

Need to update your details?

Life can get busy, but keeping your dog's details up to date is also important. Whether you're transferring ownership, updating your registered dog's information or notifying us of their passing. We've made the process easier by moving it online - click here to update your dog's details. 

Save the date
2024/25 registrations are heading your way in June. All dogs need their registration renewed by 31 July 2024.

Need a reminder on your mobile device? download the Antenno app today to receive dog registration reminders. You can also report issues straight to Council via the app such as a fallen tree or water leak. These issues will be logged and picked up by a team at Council on the next working day during office hours.

The Antenno app is free to download from the App Store on Apple devices or the Google Play Store on Android devices.


Doggo in the District e-newsletter