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Health and Safety
Find out about public health, fire safety, emergency management, crime prevention and animal management in the City, including dogs and cats.
Building and Development
Find out about residential, commercial and city development, including town planning, building permits and development applications, as well as transport, traffic and parking in the City.
Waste and Environment
Protecting our natural environment is very important to us. Find out about rubbish and waste management, recycling, water, sustainable living and protecting our environment.
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Looking for something to see or do? Find out what events are on and things to do, local attractions in the City, facilities and venues for hire, sport, recreation and leisure facilities in the City.
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Lost animals that have been reported to the City may have been placed at the Cockburn animal pound. Impounded animals incur a fee.
Contact 08 9411 3444. Our rangers will take a description of your lost animal and try and match it to the animals currently impounded. If your description matches an impounded animal you will need to make an appointment to collect your dog or cat.
Animal pound address
52 Wellard Street
Bibra Lake WA 6163
08 9411 3444
Animal collection hours
During the current COVID-19 crisis animal pound releases will only be conducted during the hours of 9am to 11am. Appointments must still be made for collection during these times by phoning 08 9411 3444.
Contact Ranger Services on 08 9411 3444 who will collect the animal from you and try to return it to its owner.
Cats and dogs are not rehomed directly from the Pound.
9 Coleville Crescent,
PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965
Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.
City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warned that this website may contain images and voices of deceased persons.