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Register your pet<span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​How to register your pet</h2><p>​​Our <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Animals%20By-law%202010.pdf" target="_blank">Animal By-law</a> specifies how many pets you can own based on the size of your property. By registering your pet, you provide us with useful information that will help with animal welfare planning and budgeting. </p><p>To learn more, please download the Animal By-law from the document downloads section below.</p></span><div class="mobile-scroll"><table style="height:287px;"> <caption>Pets per dwelling type and property size</caption> <thead><tr><th>Dwelling</th><th>Size of Property</th><th>Number of Dogs and Cats</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr><td>Dwelling unit</td><td>Flat/apartment duplex</td><td>Two dogs and four cats</td></tr><tr><td>Dwelling house</td><td>Less than 600 sq m erf</td><td>Three dogs and four cats</td></tr><tr><td>Large dwelling house</td><td>More than 600 sq m erf</td><td>Four dogs and four cats</td></tr><tr><td>Agricultural property</td><td>Land zoned for argicultural use</td><td>Six dogs and six cats</td></tr></tbody></table></div> <p> Register or update your pet's details by downloading the <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/pet_registration_form.pdf" target="_blank">pet registration form</a>. Email the completed form to <a href="mailto:pet.registration@capetown.gov.za"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">pet.registration@capetown.gov.za</span></a>. </p> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​Contact us​​​​</h2> <h4>Law Enforcement</h4> <p> <em>Telephone:</em><br><em><a>021 900 1822</a> / <a>021 900 1719</a></em></p> <p> <em>Email: </em> <br> <a href="mailto:pet.registration@capetown.gov.za"> <em>pet.registration@capetown.gov.za</em></a></p></span>GP0|#07c8d984-5784-4470-ae0f-526e356045e7;L0|#007c8d984-5784-4470-ae0f-526e356045e7|Pets and animals;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#0e53d0b3-0c5c-4a15-8cac-35c5e305afa3Pet owners are required to register their pets with the City to manage Cape Town’s animal population.

 

 

Animals By-law3840209GP0|#d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284;L0|#0d103d4c5-1de8-474e-9fc7-0f42143d9284|By-law;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#2d2209ac-5bcc-4d2a-9da9-05fb21c94ea1;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2010-09-30T22:00:00Z
Pet Registration Form378547GP0|#aee51318-6034-483d-992c-02e7b211df9a;L0|#0aee51318-6034-483d-992c-02e7b211df9a|Form;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2017-06-19T22:00:00Z
Registration of More Animals Than Permitted On Premises Information Notice314052GP0|#c3444de2-1204-414d-a436-593b4be81c13;L0|#0c3444de2-1204-414d-a436-593b4be81c13|Notice;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2017-06-19T22:00:00Z

 

 

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