Animal Management

The District Council of Robe recently released an Animal Management Plan in partnership with the Dog and Cat Management Board in response to Council's responsibilities under the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995. This plan will guide domestic animal management by the District Council of Robe over the next 5 years.

Animal Management Plan 2017-2022


All dogs must be registered from the age of 3 months. From 1 July 2018, all dogs must be microchipped. Dogs must be registered through the DACO system. If you have any queries when registering your dog, please contact the Council Office. 

Important Information for Responsible Dog Owners

Fact Sheets 

Fact Sheet - Dog Attacks

Fact Sheet - Your Dog and the Law 

Fact Sheet - You and Your Cat