Animal Welfare Act 2002 (PDF / Last amended May-2013)
Animal Welfare (General) Regulations 2003 (PDF / Last amended May-2013)
Dog Act 1976 (PDF / Last amended May-2009)
Dog Amendment Bill 2013 (PDF of amended Act at link /Last amended Jun-2013)
Western Australian Greyhound Racing Association Act 1981 (PDF / Last amended Sep-2010)
Racing and Wagering Western Australia Act 2003 (PDF / Last amended Mar-2012)
Registration: Mandatory for dogs over the age of three months.
Microchipping: Will be compulsory for new dogs from 01 November, 2013 and required in all dogs by 01 November, 2015.
Desexing: Recommended, but not mandatory.
Electronic collars/devices: Permitted. Must be used in accordance with the generally accepted method of usage for the type of device.
Tail docking: Not permitted.