Fees and Charges

Fees and charges relating to dogs


Registration fees

Registration type 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
Entire dog - paid by 31 July $155.00 $160.00
Neutered dog - paid by 31 July $118.70 $122.50
Entire dog - paid after 31 July $206.40 $212.50
Neutered dog - paid after 31 July $170.00 $175.00
Responsible Dog Owner (RDO) status $77.40 $80.00
Classified "Dangerous" dog - paid by 31 July $170.00 $175.00
Classified "Dangerous" dog - paid after 31 July $247.50 $250.00
Disability assist/companion dogs Free Free

Impounding and Sustenance Fees for Registered dogs

Offence 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
First impounding $100.00 $103.00
Second impounding in same registration year $160.00 $165.00
Daily sustenance fee (per day, per dog) $25.00$25.00
After hours call out $40.00 $41.50
Seizure fee $80.00 $83.00

Impounding and Sustenance Fees for Unregistered dogs

Offence 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
First impounding $120.00 $123.50
Second impounding in same registration year $200.00 $206.00
Daily sustenance fee (per day, per dog) $25.00 $25.00
After hours call out $40.00$41.50
Seizure fee $120.00 $123.50

Additional Services

Infringement fees set in the Dog Control Act 1996 apply.

Service 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
Microchipping $40.00 $41.50
Replacement Registration Tag $12.00 $12.50
Responsible Dog Owner Property Inspection $65.00 $67.00
Dog Boarding $25.00 per day $35.00 per day
Euthanasia at owner’s request  - Up to 20 kg $50.00
(plus $1/kg for cremation fee)
$176.00
Euthanasia at owner’s request  - 21 to 40 kg $50.00
(plus $1/kg for cremation fee)
$219.00
Euthanasia at owner’s request  - 41 kg + $50.00
(plus $1/kg for cremation fee)
$262.00
Dog disposal/surrender fee (plus sustenance fee if required) $50.00 $51.50
Licence fee for keeping more than 2 dogs $65.00 $67.00
Requested dog pick-up/delivery $65.00 $67.00
After-hours collection fee $40.00 $80.00