Fees and Charges
Dog Control Fees 2023/24
(Sections 37 and 38, Dog Control Act 1996 and Section 12, Local Government Act 2002)
- Owners are required to register their dogs by 30 June each year, failing which an additional late fee of 50% of the base fee will apply.
- All puppies must be registered by the time they are 3 months old.
Note: The following fees were adopted by Council on 26 April 2023.
|Entire dogs - (paid by 30 June)||$106|
|Neutered dogs - (paid by 30 June)||$73|
|Responsible dog owner||$42|
|Working dog - (paid by 30 June)||$25|
|Hunting dog - (paid by 30 June)||$27|
|*Note: the hunting dog classification applies only to dogs that are used for pig and deer hunting in the conservation estate - not water fowl hunting dogs|
|Dangerous Dog Classification|
|Registration at 150% of the level that would apply if the dog were not classified as a Dangerous Dog. |
For example: Non-working entire dog $160.00 x 150% = $240.
|Daily sustenance and care||$17|
|Dog Replacement Tags||$4|
|Licence Fee for More than Two Dog Permit||$45|
|Hire of Dog Trap |
|Replacement of Trap||Current cost of replacement value|
|Seizure Fee (on top of impounding fee)||$80|