Section 10A Companion Animals Act 1998 | Unregistered Companion Animals


Section 10A of the Companion Animals Act 1998 is Unregistered Companion Animals and is extracted below.

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The Legislation

10A Unregistered companion animal The owner of an unregistered companion animal that is required to be registered is guilty of an offence on each occasion the animal is in a place other than where it is ordinarily kept. Maximum penalty:

(a) 3 penalty units except in the case of a dangerous or restricted dog, or
(b) 13 penalty units in the case of a dangerous or restricted dog.