PO Box 147, Currie
King Island TAS 7256
Ph: 03 6462 9000
Fax: 03 6462 1313
General News Item
Free Dog Registration - Time Limited Offer
Owners of a new dog or a dog not previously registered on King Island can register their dog for free until 30 September 2016. This is an amnesty period offerec by Council to encourage everyone to do the right thing.
Every dog, including working dogs, must be registered once it reaches six months of age, and owners can only register their pet it if it microchipped unless it is exept from microchipping under the Dog Control Act 2000.
King Island Airport Users
Following the introduction of the Aviation Transport Security Act in Marcy 2005 all persons entering the airside of the King Island Airport must have an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) from 1 January 2006.
An authorised representative of the aircraft operator must escort all passengers disembarking and embarking an aircraft.
All persons meeting an aircraft to forward or collect freight must make arrangements with the individual operators if they wish to access airside.
Effective from 1 January 2006 it is a Commonwealth offence for unauthorised individuals to access the airside of the King Island Airport.
Tasmanian Fire Serivce (TFS) - Community Fire Refuge Information
The TFS web page for Community fire refuge information has been updated, with minor changes only.
This is the link: http://www.fire.tas.gov.au/Show?pageId=colCommunityRefuges
There are no material changes to the arrangements, however the changes to the web page information are as follows: