In November last year Council adopted the Domestic Animal Management Plan 2021-2025 (DAMP) that outlines Merri-bek Council’s plan for managing cats and dogs in our community.
While we were developing the Domestic Animal Management Plan and the Merri-bek Nature Plan we heard from our community that cat confinement was important. Councillors agreed to exploring a cat curfew at Merri-bek.
What is a cat curfew?
Impacts of a cat curfew
Find out what impacts the introduction of a cat curfew would have on the community, pets and wildlife.
Cat curfew: what to expect
Find out how a cat curfew would work in Merri-bek if a decision is made to keep cats indoors.
Frequently asked questions
Your questions about cat curfews answered.
What do you think about a cat curfew in Merri-bek?
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