Ranger Services

The Shire of Carnarvon Ranger Services are available 5 days a week.

Rangers are Municipal Law Enforcement Officers who are responsible for enforcing the following legislation:

  • Dog Act 1976, Cat Act  and associated local laws;
  • Litter Act 1979;
  • Control of Vehicles (Off Road Areas) Act 1978;
  • Caravan and Camping Ground Act 1995
  • Local Government Act 1995 (in relation to vehicle offences);
  • Bush Fires Act 1954;
  • Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1960; and
  • Various Local Laws of the Shire of Carnarvon.

The Shire of Carnarvon Ranger Services operate between 7am to 5pm Monday to Friday.  Rangers can be contacted on (08) 9941 0019 or (08) 9941 0000 or you can email at Rangers.

There are 2 Rangers situated in Carnarvon and 1 part time Ranger in Coral Bay. There may be times when response times will be slow, however all calls and emails are responded to by the first available Ranger. 

Rangers will not respond to private messages or messages or posts on social media. If you require the services of the Rangers please call

(08) 9941 0019, or

(08) 9941 0000

or email Rangers

Provide your name, address, a valid phone number and email address with the details of your concern and photos where possible to assist the investigations of your concerns.  Please be aware that the Rangers may be dealing with another issue and will follow up with all calls or emails at their earliest availability.    

Please Note:  If your matter is deemed not to be an emergency it may not be dealt with until the next business day. 

Our Rangers are here to provide a service to the community and are not to be abused, yelled at or threatened in anyway in person, on the phone or via email.  There is a zero tolerance toward bullying or threatening behaviour.   

Information on services provided is available within the links provided.


For further information contact the Shire on 08 9941 0000 or email at shire@carnarvon.wa.gov.au or if you have a complaint or feedback please download our Customer Feedback and Complaint form and return it via email to shire@carnarvon.wa.gov.au