Darebin Domestic Animal Management Reference Group
This group provides strategic advice and recommendations to Council in relation to the implementation of the Domestic Animal Management Plan.
Darebin Council’s Towards Equality - Equity Inclusion and Human Rights Framework 2019-2029 reflects Council’s commitment to social justice - tackling disadvantage, standing up against discrimination in all its forms and responding equitably to the diverse needs and aspirations of the Darebin community.
Purpose of the committee
The purpose of this committee is to provide strategic advice and recommendations to Council in relation to the implementation of the Domestic Animal Management Plan 2022-2025. The group will discuss topics such as effective cat and dog management, domestic animal issues within the community, increasing registration and identification of dogs and cats, reducing the number of dogs and cats impounded to the shelter and identifying opportunities to work collaboratively to improve animal outcomes.
- A keen interest and passion for animal welfare, rescue opportunities/partnerships and improving responsible pet ownership.
- Alignment with Darebin Council Values and connection to community.
- Availability and commitment to participate in and contribute to Committee meetings.
The committee meetings will be held 3 times yearly. Committee members are appointed for an initial 2-year term.
If you have questions, please contact:
Michael Groenewaldt - City Safety & Compliance