To keep more than two cats, residents must apply to the Shire of Dardanup in writing – Application to keep more than 2 Cats, pay a $125 fee and have their premises inspected by Shire Rangers.
Residents planning to keep more than four cats at a time (as pets OR as a foster carer) will need to follow these three steps:
Step 1: Application to keep more than 2 Cats (Fee: $125)
Step 2: Apply to have your premises listed as an authorised Cat Management Facility (Fee: $200 application then $125 annual licence renewal fee for subsequent years)
Step 3: Apply to have yourself listed as an authorised Cat Management Facility Operator (Granted once premises becomes an authorised Cat Management Facility.
The Application process for operating a Cat Management Facility requires inspection of premises by Shire Rangers.
However residents undertaking Steps 1-3 at once, will be required to undergo just one inspection.