COVID-19 Alert Level 3: Step 2 – Animal management information
We will respond to priority calls such as dog attacks or roaming dogs. We will also be undertaking some targeted proactive work.
To report a roaming dog or incident call us on 09 301 0101.
Check the Auckland Council Adoptable Animals Facebook page or phone the council on 09 301 0101 if your dog goes missing.
Keep your dog on leash while outside to ensure you follow social distancing rules.
Tuku amuamu mō tētahi kurī
Make a complaint about a dog
Contact us to make a complaint about any dog that is:
- menacing or dangerous.
To report dog attacks and all dog barking complaints - call us on 09 301 0101.
Do not submit an online form for these complaints.
|Pay or dispute a dog fine||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/pay-dispute-dog-fine||Pay or dispute a dog fine||Find out how to pay or dispute a dog fine, and about dog fines and infringements.||aspx||Dogs|
|Responsible Dog Owner Licence (RDOL)||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/responsible-dog-owner-licence||Responsible Dog Owner Licence (RDOL)||Find out how to apply for a Responsible Dog Owner Licence and get a discounted registration fee.||aspx||Dogs|
|Control your dog||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/problems-dogs/Pages/control-your-dog.aspx||Control your dog||Keep your dog under control on your property, in public and around people.||aspx||Dogs|
|Menacing and dangerous dogs||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/problems-dogs/Pages/dangerous-dogs.aspx||Menacing and dangerous dogs||Find out the rules regarding owning menacing and dangerous dogs.||aspx||Dogs|
|Report excessive dog barking||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/problems-dogs/Pages/report-barking.aspx||Report excessive dog barking||Find out how you can make a complaint about dog barking and what happens when we receive a complaint about excessive barking.||aspx||Dogs|
|Report cruelty to dogs||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/problems-dogs/Pages/report-cruelty-dogs.aspx||Report cruelty to dogs||Find out what to do if you are concerned about the welfare of a dog.||aspx||Dogs|