The NSW CFA is one of the largest and most active Feline Registering Bodies in the Southern Hemisphere with a professional administration office processing thousands of registrations each year. Our Affiliated Clubs ensure dozens of Championship Shows for members to showcase their breed.The NSW CFA is a founding member of the Co-Ordinating Cat Council of Australia, one of the two umbrella national recommendatory bodies in Australia. 


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Looking for a Pedigree Breeder?

Our NSWCFA members who also breed pedigree cats are bound to abide by the Code of Ethics as well as NSW State legislation.This means your kitten will leave to its new home no earlier than 10 weeks of age and will be micro-chipped and vaccinated.

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Breed Spotlight


 The big Teddy Bear of the Cat Fancy. One of the most ancient known cat breeds of the Cat Fancy, developed from the humble British domestic cat. 

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Legislative News
*** Update --- 31/12/2022
* Proposed Puppy Farm Amendment to Companion Animals Act (AJP) 
Breeders dodged a bullet on this one as it was voted through to the Lower House with days to spare before NSW Parliament closed. The Bill will need to be reintroduced after the NSW Election in March 2023, and then it starts all over again. 
** DPI Breeder Licence Scheme **
Outcome is that a report has been issued but no decision has been made about the next steps. 
** Proposed Animal Welfare Policy 2021 **
Current outcome is that the Proposed Animal Welfare Policy is not tabled again until the Draft Regulations have been issued & stakeholder consultation has been completed.
NSWCFA members can get involved in discussions via our Members Only Facebook page.




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Responsible Cat Ownership

NSWCFA promotes responsible pet ownership and all members are required to adhere to State legislation when homing their cats or kittens. It is important that cats are not overbred and that kittens born be selectively placed into caring, permanent homes.

Click on the link below for more information about the Annual Permit for Non-Desexed Cats coming into effect on 1 July 2020. 


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To facilitate enjoyment and promote responsible cat ownership