All cats and dogs over the age of three months must be microchipped and registered with the Shire. Pet registration is due by 10 April every year. Please register your new pet as soon as possible.
Information on pet registration, desexing, micro-chipping, dog leash free areas, responsible pet ownership and confinement of animals in the Mornington Peninsula Shire.
Our Community Animal Shelter houses many animals. Call us on 1300 850 600 or 5950 1000 (during business hours) to arrange to be reunited with your pet.
Information about feral animals, birds, livestock, confining your pets, cat cages and barking dogs.
The Shire’s Community Animal Shelter is supported by many dedicated volunteers, rescue groups and support from the public.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
In the spirit of respect, Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges the people and elders of Boon Wurrung/Bunurong, members of the Kulin Nation, who have traditional connections to the land and waters on which council operates.