Review of Dog Management Strategy

Following a period of public consultation, the Council at its meeting on 20 May 2019:

  • adopted the Dog Management Policy 2019-2023
  • declared the attached areas under section 25 of the Dog Control Act 2000
  • endorsed amendments to the following areas: Radfords Track, Mathers Place, The Cenotaph, Hobart Regatta Grounds, Reids Track and Nutgrove Beach.


Following a period of public consultation, the Council at its meeting on 20 May 2019:

  • adopted the Dog Management Policy 2019-2023
  • declared the attached areas under section 25 of the Dog Control Act 2000
  • endorsed amendments to the following areas: Radfords Track, Mathers Place, The Cenotaph, Hobart Regatta Grounds, Reids Track and Nutgrove Beach.


  • Stage 1 - Community Engagement

    11 months ago

    Stage 1 Community Engagement was open between April and May 2018. Public contributions regarding the current Dog Management Strategy were collected. Submissions were considered in the drafting of a new dog management policy and in determining proposed declared areas (off-lead, on-lead, prohibited, training and restricted) areas.

    The proposed declared areas were considered by the City's Parks and Recreation Committee at its meeting on 6 December 2018.

    The decision of the Parks and Recreation Committee was considered by the full Council at its meeting on 17 December 2018.

    The Committee and Council determined that the dog management policy and declared areas...

    Stage 1 Community Engagement was open between April and May 2018. Public contributions regarding the current Dog Management Strategy were collected. Submissions were considered in the drafting of a new dog management policy and in determining proposed declared areas (off-lead, on-lead, prohibited, training and restricted) areas.

    The proposed declared areas were considered by the City's Parks and Recreation Committee at its meeting on 6 December 2018.

    The decision of the Parks and Recreation Committee was considered by the full Council at its meeting on 17 December 2018.

    The Committee and Council determined that the dog management policy and declared areas as proposed will be released for comment.

    Consultation on the draft dog management policy and proposed declared areas is proposed to take place in January 2019.