Pet registration fees

Pet registration fees for the pet registration period 10 April 2019 to 9 April 2020.

To help keep pets safe, pet owners are required by law to register their cats or dogs with their local council when the pet is three months of age.

You can register your new pet online.


Registration categories
Regular
$
Pensioner
$
Dogs
Dangerous dog (residential)
259.60
259.60
Restricted breed
259.60
259.60
Menacing dog
213.30
213.30
Dangerous dog (guard dog)
187.35
187.35
Owner a member of, and dog registered with, an approved canine association*
64.80
32.40
Dog over 10 years of age
64.80
32.40
Working dog
64.80
32.40
Dog breeder
64.80
32.40
Obedience trained dog from an approved obedience training organisation*
64.80
32.40
Microchipped dog
187.35
93.65
Desexed dog (unabled to be microchipped. Vet note required) 58.15 29.00
Desexed and microchipped dog
41.40
20.70
Assistant Dog / Guide Dog / Hearing Dog / Drug Sniffer 0.00 0.00
Transfer from another council (registration must be for current period) 0.00 0.00
Cats
Cat over 10 years of age
49.00
24.50
Owner a member of, and cat registered with, an approved feline association*
49.00
24.50
Cat breeder
49.00
24.50
Microchipped cat (unabled to be desexed. Vet note required)
55.50
27.75
Desexed and microchipped cat
31.80
15.90
Entire Cat (unable to be desexed or microchipped. Vet note required)
142.80
71.40
Transfer from another council (registration must be for current period) 0.00 0.00

We reduce the fees by half for all new registrations at 10 October each year (the reduced fee does not apply to dangerous, menacing and restricted breed dogs).

* Approved Australian canine organisations are: DOGS Victoria and Greyhound Racing Victoria.

* Approved Australian feline organisations are: Australian National Cats Inc, Cats Victoria Inc, Feline Control Council of Victoria Inc and the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy Australia and Victoria.

*Approved obedience training organisations are: The Australian Association of Professional Dog Trainers Inc, The Gentle Dog Trainers Association Inc, Dogs Victoria and Four Paws K9 Training.

In addition to financial membership of an approved organisation, you will need to supply your breeders prefix. Please note that the dogs/cats for which you are seeking a reduced rate also need to be registered with that applicable organisation.



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Page last updated: Friday, 22 February 2019
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