Companion Animals

Information in regards to the Department of Local Government - Companion Animal Act may be found using the link below. Find below extracted information in regards to the species of dogs that are a restircted dog breed

Companion Animals Act 1998 - Part 5 Division 5 Special Restrictions for other dogs:
(  1) The following dogs are restircted dogs for the purpose of this Act:
         (a) American pit bull terrier or pit bull terrier,
         (b) Japanese tosa,
         (c) dogo Argentino,
         (d) fila Brasileiro
              (d1) any other dof of a breed, kind or description whose importation into Australia is prohibited by or under the Customs Act 1901 of the Commonwealth,
         (e) any dog declared by an authorised officer of council under Division 6 of this Part to be a restricted dog,
         (f) any other dog of a breed, kind or description prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of this section.