Proposed New Cats Local Law

The out for comment period has now closed. 

The City invites comments on a proposed new Cats Local Law.

The purpose of the new Local Law is to set limitations on the number of cats that may be kept on any premise.

Under this proposed Local Law, persons must not keep more than three cats unless provided for by the Local Law, the Cat Act 2011; or its associated Regulations.

Download proposed New Cats Local Law

The proposed Local Law is also available for inspection during business hours at the Civic Centre and the City Libraries.

You are encouraged to examine the draft policy and to lodge a written submission. Your submission should include:

  • comments either supporting or opposing the proposals, or suggesting particular ways in which you believe that the Local Law should be modified;
  • reasons for your opinion, or other discussion to explain your comments; and
  • your name and postal address, to enable the City to respond to your submission and to advise you of the final outcome of the process.

Feedback will be received until 5pm, Friday 2 September 2016.

Written submissions should be addressed to:

Cats Local Law
City of South Perth
Civic Centre cnr Sandgate Street and South Terrace
SOUTH PERTH WA 6151

or emailed to: feedback@southperth.wa.gov.au

For more information or enquiries, please contact the City on 9474 0777.


The City invites comments on a proposed new Cats Local Law.

The purpose of the new Local Law is to set limitations on the number of cats that may be kept on any premise.

Under this proposed Local Law, persons must not keep more than three cats unless provided for by the Local Law, the Cat Act 2011; or its associated Regulations.

Download proposed New Cats Local Law

The proposed Local Law is also available for inspection during business hours at the Civic Centre and the City Libraries.

You are encouraged to examine the draft policy and to lodge a written submission. Your submission should include:

  • comments either supporting or opposing the proposals, or suggesting particular ways in which you believe that the Local Law should be modified;
  • reasons for your opinion, or other discussion to explain your comments; and
  • your name and postal address, to enable the City to respond to your submission and to advise you of the final outcome of the process.

Feedback will be received until 5pm, Friday 2 September 2016.

Written submissions should be addressed to:

Cats Local Law
City of South Perth
Civic Centre cnr Sandgate Street and South Terrace
SOUTH PERTH WA 6151

or emailed to: feedback@southperth.wa.gov.au

For more information or enquiries, please contact the City on 9474 0777.


  • Cats Local Law 2016 - Submit Your Feedback Online

    Your submission should include:

    • comments either supporting or opposing the Local Law, or suggesting particular ways in which you believe that the Local Law should be modified;
    • reasons for your opinion, or other discussion to explain your comments; and
    • your name and postal address, to enable the City to respond to your submission and to advise you of the final outcome of the process.

    Your submission should include:

    • comments either supporting or opposing the Local Law, or suggesting particular ways in which you believe that the Local Law should be modified;
    • reasons for your opinion, or other discussion to explain your comments; and
    • your name and postal address, to enable the City to respond to your submission and to advise you of the final outcome of the process.

    The out for comment period has now closed.