Dog registration

Find information about how to register your dog in Brisbane, renew the licence, registration requirements and applicable fees.  

New registration for dogs

Brisbane City Council only registers dogs that live in Brisbane. New residents must register or transfer their dog's registration within 14 days of moving to Brisbane. Dog registrations are valid for 12 months and must be renewed each year.

Requirements for cat and dog owners

Learn about the requirements for keeping a cat or dog, including dog registration, microchipping and tattooing of desexed animals. Find out about Council's microchipping events.

Dog registration renewal

Find out how to renew your dog registration and change the dog registration details.

Dog registration fees

Find out Council's dog registration fees, including discounts for pensioners, desexed dogs, government entity dogs and guide and assistance dogs.