Cats owned prior to 1st July 1999 do not have to be registered for life.
All cats must be identified by a collar, tag or microchip if owned prior to 1st July 1999.
Cats sold or given away after 1st July 1999 must be microchipped and registered for life.
Kittens born after 1st July 1999 should be microchipped by 12 weeks or before change of ownership. They must be registered for life by 6 months of age.
All cats that are impounded must be microchipped and registered for life prior to release.