Surrendering your pet

If you are no longer physically or financially able to look after your pet, Council may be able to help you find them a new home.

If you decide to surrender your pet, you will need to complete an Application to Surrender Animal form(DOCX, 129KB) or Application to Surrender Animal form(PDF, 142KB)

If you are surrendering your pet due to financial hardship, contact Council to discuss the options and or opportunities available.

Please remember to hand in any documentation with your pet, such as their veterinary history. 

For more information or to discuss finding a new home for your pet, contact us on (03) 5422 0333.


  • $97 per animal
  • $147 per animal (not desexed/vaccinated)