The Office of Local Government NSW has issued an Amendment of the Companion Animals Act 1998.
These permits can be obtained from the Office of Local Government or by contacting them on (02) 4428 4100.
The following animals are now required to have an Annual Permit:
- Non-desexed Cats,
- Dangerous Dogs,
- Menacing Dogs, and
- Restricted Breed Dogs.
These changes came into effect on 1 June 2018.
Penalties apply for owners who fail to obtain an Annual Permit.