Public Notice: Cat Local Law 2023 Proposed Amendment

08 September 2023 12:19 PM

The City of Kalamunda is proposing an Amendment to the Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2023.

The City of Kalamunda Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2023 is in effect from 24 May 2023, the purpose of the Local Law is to make provisions about:

  • Cats not to be a nuisance;
  • Cat prohibited areas; and
  • The number of cats kept on a premises.

The City proposes to make an amendment to the Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2023 to remove Clause 3.9(1)(b) “Each cat shall be contained on the premises unless under the effective control of a person”;

Purpose of the Amendment

Clause 3.9(1)(b) represents a further step in policy beyond that authorised by the  Cat Act 2011.

The City is still encouraging responsible Cat ownership; catios and cat enclosures are highly recommended for the safety of your furry friend.

Have your say at:

For any further information or to obtain a hard copy, please contact the City of Kalamunda via telephone on (08) 9257 9999 during office hours.

Written feedback can be provided via:

Online: via the online form below
In Person: City of Kalamunda, 2 Railway Road, Kalamunda
By Email:
By Post: PO Box 42 Kalamunda WA 6926

Submissions close 5pm 13 October 2023.

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