We want to hear your views and ideas
Here’s how you can take part:
This open access survey closed on 28 November 2021.We've posted or emailed a survey to 5,600 randomly selected Bayside households. If you received a printed survey in the mail or email invite (from email@example.com) please complete that version (not this one) as it will help improve the quality of our analysis.
Need more information?
Read answers to frequently asked questions
Read the current Domestic Animal Management Plan
Learn more about pets and animals in Bayside, including places for walkies and registration.
Let's talk about pets
We’re looking for people to take part in a series of in-depth interviews about pets in the community. We’d like to hear diverse views, so are encouraging people with or without pets, sport clubs, community groups, and pet-related businesses to put their hand up for a chat.
Timeline item 1 - complete
Research and new ideas
18 October - 28 November 2021
First phase of community consultation to measure community experience, expectations and satisfaction, and test new ideas.
Read our community engagement plan.
Timeline item 2 - active
Set actions for draft DAMP 2022-26
December 21 - January 22
Analyse community feedback and set objectives and actions for a draft DAMP 2022-26
Timeline item 3 - incomplete
Draft DAMP open for feedback
February - March 2022
Council will consider the draft Domestic Animal Management Plan 2022-26 at its February 2022 meeting. Following this, we’ll open the second phase of community engagement to measure community support for key actions within the Plan. Then we’ll revise the draft Plan in response to feedback received.
Timeline item 4 - incomplete
A new DAMP for Bayside
Council is expected to consider adopting a proposed Domestic Animal Management Plan 2022-26 in May 2022.
If you’d like a printed survey or to learn more about this project, contact us via the details below. Printed surveys will also be available from Council's Corporate Centre and Bayside libraries from 1 November 2021. Anonymous submissions will also be accepted via any of the below methods.
76 Royal Avenue,
PO Box 27 Sandringham 3091