Regulated Dogs Regulated Dogs

The Act sets out specific conditions that must be complied with if your dog is declared a regulated dog. Dogs that act aggressively, attack or cause fear to a person or another animal may be declared a regulated dog under the Act. There are three categories of regulated dogs: menacing, dangerous and restricted.  Owners must meet certain conditions in relation to the keeping of these regulated animals.
Please contact Council’s Environmental Health Services on 4776 4607 or for more information in relation to regulated dogs. Alternatively you can access the legislation at and search on the Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Act 2008 or the Department of Infrastructure website