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The City is conducting alterations and additions to the existing dog pound facility at 199 Thelma Street, Como to upgrade it to a new Animal Care Facility.  The new facility will be capable of handling cats as a result of the recent introduction of the Cat Act.

Works have started on the 18 March 2014 with the estimated finish of the project being 1 October 2014.  Whilst the Dog Pound receives an upgrade, the City of South Perth and Town of Victoria Park Dog Pound has relocated to the 1 Lynwood Court, Osborne Park.  This pound will be open daily Monday to Sunday from 12pm-1pm except for Good Friday.

If your dog has been impounded you are required to pay an impound fee of $100 prior to the dog being released and a daily sustenance fee of $25 for the upkeep of the dog after the first day.

It is also a requirement that if your dog is not micro chipped, then it must be micro chipped prior to release.

To continue a high service to the City’s residents, if your dog is impounded by the City’s Rangers during the week, you can either attend the pound at 1 Lynwood Court, Osborne Park or you can attend the City’s Civic Centre; Cnr Sandgate Street and South Tce, South Perth and make payment of any impound fees.  Then your dog will be transported back to you after 1pm.  On weekends, residents will have to attend the pound in Osborne Park.

Dog Registration

Dog Registration is a legal requirement: if your dog is not registered you must also register the dog prior to the dog being released from the pound. If the dog is registered you will need to provide proof of this.

Registration fees

Full Pension Concession
Unsterilised - One Year $50.00 $25.00
Sterilised - One Year $20.00 $10.00
Unsterilised - Three Years $120.00 $60.00
Sterilised - Three Years $42.50 $21.25
Unsterilised Lifetime $250.00 $125.00
Sterilised Lifetime $100.00 $50.00

Dogs for sale

All dogs must be sterilised before leaving the pound. 

To purchase a dog from the pound, it will cost $300 (which includes sterilisation if required).

Dogs also need to be micro chipped when sold from the pound at a cost of $50.

Registration must also be paid.

Dogs currently for sale

There are currently no dogs for sale. 

Fees & Charges

Fee Type Description Condition Fee Basis GST Cost
Dog Control Seizing and Impounding a Dog Per Instance Full Inc $100.00
Dog Control Sustenance and Maintenance whilst Dog in Pound Per Day Full Inc $25.00
Dog Control Application for Consent - Keep More Than 2 Dogs Per Application Full Inc $100.00
Dog Control Barking Control Collars Penalty per Day of Late Return Full Inc $25.00
Dog Control Barking Control Collars - 2 weeks hire Per Hire Period Full Inc $50.00
Dog Control Dangerous Dog Collars All Collars Full Inc $60.00
Dog Control Dangerous Dog Signs Per Sign Full Inc $50.00
Dog Control Euthanasia of a Dog by Qualified Veterinarian Per Dog Full Inc $200.00
Dog Control Microchip Dog - On Sale of Dog Per Dog Full Inc $50.00
Dog Control Open Pound Out of Hours Per Instance Full Inc $75.00
Dog Control Refundable Deposit - Barking Control Collar Not Applicable Exc $100.00
Dog Control Sale of Dog Includes Sterilisation if required Full Inc $300.00
Dog Control Transporting a Dog Back to the Owner Per Instance Full Inc $75.00

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