Responsible Cat & Dog Ownership

As a pet owner within the Shire of Gingin, there are a number responsibilities of which you must be aware. These include microchipping and registering your dog or cat, ensuring that your dog or cat does not threaten or harm another person or animal, and does not cause a nuisance.

For full details pertaining to owning a dog or cat in the Shire, and/or to register your pet with us, please see links below:

Responsible Dog Ownership Information and Registration Form 

Responsible Cat Ownership Information and Registration Form

Keeping More than Two Dogs or Cats

In certain instances the Shire may approve the keeping of more than two dogs or cats on a premises. See link below for more information and to apply.

Application to Keep More than Two (2) Dogs on Premises

Application to Keep More than Two (2) Cats on Premises

Shire of Gingin Offices


7 Brockman Street
Gingin WA 6503

T: (08) 9575 5100

F: (08) 9575 2121



255 Vins Way
Lancelin WA 6044

T: (08) 9575 5155

F: (08) 9575 2121


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