Companion Animals Act 1998 No 87
Current version for 5 December 2019 to date (accessed 6 June 2020 at 12:14)
Part 2A Division 1 Section 11F
11F   Exemptions for animals in custody of rehoming organisations
(1)  This Division does not apply to a companion animal that is in the custody of any of the following—
(a)  a council, or an operator of a council pound that is not a council,
(b)  the Animal Welfare League NSW,
(c)  The Cat Protection Society of NSW Inc,
(d)  the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; New South Wales.
(2)  This Division does not apply to a companion animal that is in the custody of any other organisation that is, for the time being, designated as a rehoming organisation by the Departmental Chief Executive under section 88B, if the animal has not been in the custody of that organisation or any other rehoming organisation for more than 12 months.