Renew registration for your dog
Whakahōutia te rēhita o tō kurī
You should know
The dog registration office will be closed from 21 December 2018 to 7 January 2019.
You can still submit your registrations at one of our animal shelters
during this period (excluding Christmas Day).
What you need to renew registration for your dog
You need your dog’s registration reference number. You can find this number in your text or email reminder, or by using our Find your dog's reference number.
Let us know if your details have changed
How to renew registration online
Take advantage of our early payment discount - your fee will be lower if you pay before 1 August 2019.
Enter your reference number to see your fee or go to our
dog registration fee calculator.
You can pay by Visa, MasterCard or Account2Account (bank transfer). An online convenience fee of 1.75 per cent will apply if you pay by credit card.
Dog registration renewal fees
Read fee table.
|Description|| Early payment discount (pay before 2 August)|| Standard fee (pay on or after 2 August)|
|RDOL* holder with standard dog||$75||$181|
|RDOL* holder with de-sexed dog||$65||$138|
|SuperGold Community Services combo card holder||$65||$82|
|Working dog (e.g. stock herding)||$33||$41|
|Special category dog (e.g. guide dog, police dog)||$0||$0|
If your pet's breed is in the
Dangerous Dog Classification, then you will pay 150 per cent of the applicable fee.
* RDOL is the
Responsible Dog Owner's Licence, which needs to be applied for before 2 May in order to get the discount for that year.
What happens next
We will send you a new dog tag within
10 working days of receiving payment.
If you would like to change your tag preference, haven't received your dog tag within 10 working days, or have a dog registration enquiry, then