Ranger Services

The Town of Bassendean Ranger Service is our community safety team. Experienced rangers provide a variety of services aimed at safeguarding our community, including patrolling the Town for unsupervised animals, enforcing car-parking regulations and local laws, and enhancing the Town's sense of harmony and safety by minimising danger and nuisance.

Our hours of operation are 7am to 9pm from September to April (Summer period) and 7am to 7pm from May to August (Winter period). The Ranger can be contacted on 9377 7480, seven days a week. After hours you may leave a message and the request for assistance will be dealt with the following day.

The Town’s Ranger Services is responsible for the impounding of stray dogs and cats.   Prior to the impounding of a dog or cat, Rangers endeavor to return your dog or cat to you by accessing ownership details.  Ownership details of your cat or dog is available to Rangers via your dog or cat’s registration tag and the details stored on the animals microchip.

If your dog or cat is missing, please contact the Town’s Ranger Service on 9377 7480. 

Please be aware that if your animal is impounded all impound fees, registration fees and microchipping charges are to be paid in full prior to release.

Please note: there are no discounts or payment plans on impound fees.

Rangers are also responsible for ensuring the Town is free of fire hazards all year round. Annual inspections are carried out to ensure all properties comply by 31 October each year. For further advice on how to protect your home contact the Ranger.

Click to view the below Ranger Services:

Cats & Dogs


Fire Hazards

Litter and Illegal Dumping

Opening Hours

Summer Months (September to April) 7am to 9pm, seven days a week. Winter Months (May to August) 7am to 7pm, seven days a week.

During the festive season, Ranger Services will operate from 7am to 9pm, except on Christmas Day, when you may leave a message and a Ranger will call you back the following day.

After hours, please leave a message and the request for assistance will be dealt with the following day.


48 Old Perth Road, Bassendean, WA 6054


Tel: 9377 7480
Fax: 9279 4257
Email: mail@bassendean.wa.gov.au