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Published Friday 2 August 2019
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Public Notice - Order of Mitchell Shire Council - Cat Curfew

Made pursuant to section 25(2) of the Domestic Animals Act 1994 (DAA)

Mitchell Shire Council at its Ordinary Meeting held on 15 July 2019, resolved to make the following Order imposing conditions on the presence of cats found at large outside the premises of the owner, or not securely confined to the owner’s premises.

In this Order, the term ‘owner’ has the same meaning as in the DAA.

Cat Curfew:

An owner of a cat kept within the municipal district, must ensure that the cat is not found at large outside of the owner’s premises, and is otherwise securely confined to the owner’s premises, between the hours of sunset and sunrise.

The order will come into effect on Wednesday 16 October 2019 being 3 months from the date of Council’s resolution.

This page was last updated on 2 August 2019.