The purpose of the local law is to provide Council with measures in additional to those under the Cat Act 2011 to control the keeping of cats. The effect of this local law is to control the number of cats that can be kept and the places where cats can be kept.
The Cats Local Law was published in the Government Gazette #185 on 8 December 2015 and will come into operation on Wednesday, 23 December 2015.
A copy of the local law is available by contacting the Shire Administration on 9576 4600 or the Shire website www.chittering.wa.gov.au.
Chief Executive Officer