Essential updates and changes only will be undertaken on Council’s official website between midnight 21 September 2020 to 6pm Saturday 24 October 2020, during Election Period. This is in accordance with the Local Government Act 2020 and Council’s Election Period Policy.For customer service enquiries, phone 1300 179 944 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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In the best interest of the safety and health of the Hobsons Bay community and in line with government Stage 4 Stay-at-Home requirements, Council has closed all library branches and our Customer Service front counter until further notice.
For the latest details on Coronavirus and current restrictions visit our website: www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/Coronavirus
There are restrictions on the number of animals or birds you can keep
Barking is a natural behaviour for dogs, but excessive barking can become a nuisance to neighbours.
Hobsons Bay residents can borrow cat cages from Council in order to safely and responsibly capture stray and nuisance cats.
A dog attack can mean either a dog bites you or your pet causing harm or a dog chases or rushes at you or another person aggressively.
There are several parks and reserves in Hobsons Bay where dogs are allowed off-leash.
Council's Public Health Unit provides information and advice on pest control.
Information about dealing with snakes, bees and wasps on public land.
All cats and dogs over the age of three months must be registered with Council.
Hobsons Bay is committed to re-homing stray and unwanted cats and kittens found throughout our municipality in cases where they are unable to be reunited with their owners.
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Altona, Victoria, 3018
Phone: 1300 179 944
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Council acknowledges the peoples of the Kulin nation as the Traditional Owners of these municipal lands and water ways. We pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging.