Feedback sought on management plan for dogs and cats

11 Jul 2017
Healthy Community

Manningham Council is seeking feedback on its Draft Domestic Animal Management Plan 2017-2021 which is now on public exhibition until Monday 21 August.

The draft plan has been developed following community consultation and outlines Council’s key actions for the management of dogs and cats over the next four years.

The Draft Domestic Animal Management Plan 2017-2021 includes a range of new and ongoing actions across a variety of areas such as registration and identification of dogs and cats, nuisance complaints, dog attacks, domestic animal businesses and more.

Community members are encouraged to view the draft plan and provide feedback online at

Hard copies of the draft plan are available for viewing at the Bulleen, Doncaster, The Pines and Warrandyte libraries and the Manningham Civic Centre.

Feedback can be provided in writing online or by post to the Manager Health and Local Laws, Manningham City Council, PO Box 1, Doncaster 3108.

The Domestic Animal Management Plan is a legislative requirement under the Domestic Animals Act 1994. For the purpose of this plan, domestic animals refer to dogs and cats only.