A Council must register or renew the registration of a dog or cat (other than a dangerous dog or a restricted breed dog) that is required to be registered under this Act if—
(a) the application for registration or renewal of the registration is accompanied by the appropriate fee and otherwise complies with this Act and the regulations; and
(b) any pre-condition for registration or the renewal of registration imposed by or under this Act in respect of the cat or dog has been met.
S. 17 (Heading) inserted by No. 76/2005 s. 12(1).