Pay outstanding fees
To get your impounded dog back from a shelter, you need to pay the relevant fees:
- Impoundment fee - this helps cover the costs of looking after your dog in the shelter.
- Registration fee - all impounded dogs must be registered before they are released - see
- Micro-chipping fees - all impounded dogs must be micro-chipped before they are released, except registered working dogs and dogs first registered before 1 July 2006 and being impounded for the first time.
Pay by cash, Eftpos or credit card. We do not accept cheques.
Dog impoundment fees