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Update your dog's details (including micro-chipping and de-sexing)

Whakahōutia ngā kōrero e pā ana ki tō kurī (mai i tōna mau kiri tā mōkito me tōna pokanga)

You need to let us know if your dog has been micro-chipped or de-sexed, and if you need to correct any other details.

What information you can update about your dog

Micro-chip number

Upload, attach or bring a certificate from your vet with a microchip barcode.

De-sexing details

Upload, attach or bring a scanned copy of your dog's de-sexing certificate.

Other details

You can update your dog's:

  • name
  • breed
  • age
  • colour.

How to update your dog's details


 By post

Send the completed the Updating dog details form and relevant vet certificate to:

Animal Administration
Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Auckland 1142

 In person

​Bring the completed Updating dog details form and relevant vet certificate to one of our service centres.

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