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There are currently no animals in the Leeton Pound.
The Leeton Shire Council Pound is located at 10-16 Massey Avenue (behind the Council Works Depot in Vance Industrial Estate). Council’s after hours, weekend and emergency number is 0417 259 422.
If you wish to confirm any information relating to impounded animals please contact the Leeton Shire Council Ranger Services team on 0417 259 422.
Leeton Shire Council carries out subsidised micro chipping all year round. The cost is $28.00 for one animal and $20.00 for two or more animals.
Owners are responsible for their animal in relation to the Companion Animals Act and may be liable for any breaches that may have occurred in relation to the Act. Please click here to go to the relevant section of the NSW Legislation website.
Dogs are kept at the Leeton Shire Council Impounding Facility for the minimum of 14 days for an animal that has been microchipped and a minimum of 7 days for animals without microchips.
You can claim your animal by:
Contacting Council and;
Bringing a form of identification to collect the animal. Council officers will make every effort to find the owner of the dog or cat and arrange for the owner to collect it.
When you collect your pet from the Leeton Shire Council Impounding Facility you will be required to pay a release fee of $32.00 and any additional fees to cover the time your pet has spent in the facility. If you are a resident of NSW, you will also be required to microchip and register your dog if not already registered.
Ranger: 0417 259 422
Parks: 0428 970 143
Roads: 0407 468 214
Water/Sewerage: 0428 268 679