Cats and Wildlife – How you can protect both




Shire Offices – Registration and Enquiries


November the 1st is Registration Day for cats. Remember that sterilising, registering and microchipping your cat is compulsory.

If your cat should stray or become lost, our Office can check the registration number or microchip number, find your address and advise you that your cat has been found.

Enquiries (08) 9729 350

8:00am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday

Registration All cats above the age of six (6) months are required by the Cat Act 2011 to be registered. The owner of a registered cat must ensure that when the cat is in a public place the cat is wearing its registration tag. Sterilization and microchipping must be completed prior to registration being approved.

Cat Registration Form

Change of Personal Details Form

Cat/Dog Transfer Ownership Form


All cats above the age of six (6) months are required by the Cat Act 2011 to be sterilized. There are some exemptions and cat owners should contact the Shire for further information. In 2001, The Shire of Harvey introduced the Cat Sterilisation Program for all residents. This valuable assistance has been offered by the three (3) veterinary clinics within the Shire of Harvey to help with this sterilization program. Shire residents are able to obtain a maximum of two (2) Cat Sterilisation Vouchers from Shire Offices.


  • Australind Veterinary Clinic 9797 1584
  • Brunswick Veterinary Hospital 9726 1070
  • Ninth St Veterinary Clinic 9729 1915


All cats that have reached the age six (6) months are required to be microchipped, unless the cat is exempt from microchipping (A cat is exempt from microchipping if a certificate is issued by a Veterinarian stating that the implantation of a microchip in the cat may adversely affect the health and welfare of the cat.

Penalties Apply

Shire Offices – Registration and Enquiries

Monday to Friday

Office Hours 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

Council Offices

Harvey:      102 Uduc Road, Harvey (PO Box 500)

Telephone (08) 9729 0300

Australind:     Mulgara Street, Australind

Telephone (08) 9797 4500


Office Hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm (Mon to Fri)


Emergency Management

Fire Control

Litter Control

Vehicle Control





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