Report the attack
Call us on 9298 8000 immediately.
Our team will then record and prompt you through the process and any information they need.
A Community Laws Officer is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergencies like dog attacks.
Process and next steps
Dog attacks and dog aggression represent the highest risk in animal management. As a result, Council treats dog attacks as a priority.
We investigate all reported dog attacks. All dog attacks have the potential to be prosecuted criminally at the Magistrates' Court.
Council may seize any dog suspected of being involved in a dog attack until the result of the prosecution.
Contact us and we will get back to you.
Or call our Community Laws department on 9298 8000.