Owning a cat in the Shire of Moora

The State Government introduced cat legislation from the 1st November 2013. Cats over the age of 6 months must be registered to a person over the age of 18 and be microchipped and sterilised.

Cats must wear a registration tag.

Registration of a cat can be for one year, three years or for the life of the cat. As with dog registrations run to 31st October, regardless of date of registration.

A person must not breed cats unless the person is an approved cat breeder. Registered cat breeders are exempt from the requirements to sterilise cats.

Registration forms are available at the Shire of Moora.

Registration Fee (Sterilised)

Full Price 1 Year $20.00
3 Years $42.50
Lifetime $100.00
Pensioner 1 Year $10.00
3 Years $21.25
Lifetime $50.00