All dogs must be registered and kept under control at all times. Every Territorial Authority keeps a register of all dogs registered within its area. This data is also recorded on the National Dog Database.
Dogs must be registered from the age of three months old.
Registration is due annually on 1st July and it is up to the dog owner to apply for registration without first being invoiced.
When you have completed your registration form, please return it to Council with the corresponding payment or payment details.
Application to Register a Dog (669KB pdf)
(Please note that refunds are only applicable if your dog has died).
Dog registration fees are set annually and apply from 1 July to 30 June of each year.
It is up to the dog owner to apply for registration without being invoiced.
Fees and Charges
Change of Details
If you have had your dog desexed, your dog has died or you rehome your dog, please advise Council using the declaration form below.
Dog Details Update Form (525KB pdf)