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Dog Management

This page contains information about registering your dog in the Whangarei district.
Updated: 22/11/2017 2:51 p.m.

​Notice is herby given in accordance with the requirements of section 37 of the Dog Control Act 1996.

Whangarei District Council has adopted fees for the registration and control of dogs at the Council meeting on 17 March 2016.

The followings fees apply from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017.

Fees for dogs registered between 1 and 31 July 2016



Standard dog ​$62
​Neutered dog ​$49
​Working dog ​$48
​Registration of dangerous dog - 150% of relevant fee.
​Service dog ​$7
​Dog collars ​$15
​Replacement registration tag ​$6
​First impoundment ​$131
​Second impoundment ​$148
​Thirds and subsequent impoundment ​$183
​Sustenance fee ​$22


Fees for dogs registered from 1 August 2016 onwards


Late registration:


Standard dog                     ​$92
​Neutered dog ​$73
​Working dog ​$62
Registration of dangerous dog - 150% of relevant fee.




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