As part of the transition to your new home at Austin Lakes estate, make yourself aware of the Shire of Murray's animal regulations.

Pet registrations


  • Dogs aged 3 months and over must be registered and microchipped
  • Dogs must wear both a registration tag and disc showing the owner’s name and address
  • Proof of sterilisation is required to be submitted with your application
  • Households in residential areas are limited to 2 dogs


  • Cats 6 months and over must be registered
  • Cats must be microchipped and sterilised
  • Households are limited to 3 cats on their property

Visit the Rangers section of the Shire of Murray's website for more information on owning and managing animals.

Dog exercise areas

Visit the Dog Information section of the Shire of Murray's website for more information on dog exercise areas within the Shire of Murray.