Why should I register my cat?

  • To assist us in returning your cat to you if it becomes lost.

I have just moved to Cairns from another Council area, do I still need to register my cat with Cairns Regional Council?

  • Yes, you are required to register your cat within 14 days of coming into Cairns Regional Council's area.
  • You should contact your previous Council to advise your cat is no longer in their local government area.

What happens if I move to a different address after I register my cat?

  • You should notify Council within 7 days of any changes to your cat registration information supplied.