Animal registration

Animal registration

All dogs and cats must be registered to us by the age of three months under state legislation.

New registrations

Download the animal registration form(PDF, 172KB)  or collect one in person when you lodge your form and fees at one of our offices

All cats and dogs must be microchipped with proof for registration to be accepted.

A lifetime tag will be issued that must be worn on your pets collar. Lost or damaged tags will be replaced at one of our offices

Desexing

Pension card holders are entitled to an Australian Veterinary Association voucher which provides a reduced veterinary fee for desexing.

Renewing your registration

Animal registrations must be renewed by 10 April each year.

Registration fees

Dogs
Type of dog   Code   Fee   Pensioner   
Full fee (payable if the animal meets none of the criteria listed below)   MAX   $111.00 
$55.50
Desexed dogs   D1   $37.00 $18.50   
Dog over 10 years old   D2   $37.00   $18.50 
Dog kept for breeding - must be registered with Dogs Victoria   D3   $37.00   $18.50  
Dog that has undergone obedience training that complies with the regulations   D6   $37.00   $18.50   
Dog kept for working stock - rural property   D7   $37.00   $18.50   
Cats
Type of cat   Code   Fee   Pensioner    
Full fee (payable if the animal meets none of the criteria listed below)   MAX   $90.00   $45.00   
Desexed cat   C1   $30.00   $15.00   
Cat over 10 years old   C2   $30.00   $15.00   
Cat kept for breeding - must be registered with Australian National Cants Inc., Feline Control Council (Vic) or The Governing council of the Cat Fancy Australia and Victoria Inc.   C3   $30.00    $15.00