Compliance services fees and charges

The fees and charges on this page apply to compliance services.

All fees are stated as GST inclusive and are effective from 1 July 2019. Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council for any updates.

Where the actual fees incurred by council are higher than the fees shown, actual costs will be charged.

If a fee or charge for a Council service is not specifically listed below the charge or fee will be the total of the actual cost of materials, officer time incurred to provide the service and GST.

Dog registration CLASS FEE IF PAID BY 2 AUGUST 2019 FEE IF PAID ON OR AFTER 2 AUGUST 2019
Disability assistance dog GD  $nil $nil
Police dog PD $40.00 $60.00
Rural dog RD $71.00 $106.00
Responsible owner SO $82.00 $180.00
Responsible owner with neutered dog SN $71.00 $162.00
General registration J $120.00 $180.00
General registration with neutered dog N $108.00 $162.00
Classified Dangerous Dog (section 31) K $162.00 $242.00
Classified Menacing Dog (section 33A) QD $134.00 $200.00

Note: The fee for a ‘responsible owner’ represents a significant saving on the general registration fee. ‘Responsible owner’ status cannot be claimed if paying from 2 August 2019. Fee classes SO and SN will change to J or N at that time.

  • A classified dog is one that has been declared “dangerous” or “menacing”.

  • Dogs must be registered when they reach three [3] months of age.

  • From the age of three [3] months, fee rates are calculated proportionally for the year.

  • A $2.50 National Dog Database Levy (per dog) is included in all dog registration invoices

Dog impounding 
First impounding during the year (first during a 12 month period) $88.00
Second impounding during the year (second during a 12 month period)   $176.00
Third impounding during the year (third during a 12 month period)(prosecution thereafter)   $264.00
Seizure fee   $102.00
Sustenance and care fee per day $26.00
Replacement discs   $4.00
Administration fee for a permit to keep more than two dogs on a property   $46.50
Parking infringements
Not more than 30 minutes  infringement fee $12.00
More than 30 minutes but not more than 1 hour infringement fee $15.00
More than 1 hour but not more than 2 hours infringement fee $21.00
More than 2 hours but not more than 4 hours infringement fee $30.00
More than 4 hours but not more than 6 hours infringement fee $42.00
More than 6 hours infringement fee $57.00
Note: The amount for fines is set at a national level
Skateboard impounding fees
First impounding $31.00
Second impounding $62.00
Third or any subsequent impounding $93.00
Amusement devices and shooting galleries
Regulation 11(6)(a) $14.00 first device for first seven days or part thereof
Regulation 11(6)(b) $4.00 each additional device for a further period of seven days or part thereof
Regulation 11(6)(c) $2.00 each device for a further period of seven days or part thereof
Note: Permit fee fixed by Regulation 1978/294
Other compliance fees
Litter infringement fee $129.00
Seizure of noise equipment $186.00
Security alarm - daytime attendance $124.00
Security alarm - after hours attendance   $160.00