Dog registration

Find out how to register your dog in Brisbane. Use this page to also find information on dog registration renewal, requirements for cat and dog owners and registration 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.

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Dog registration renewal

Find out how to renew or update your dog registration, get a replacement dog registration tag, or apply for a refund of part of your dog registration fee if your dog passes away.


Dog registration fees

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

Requirements for cat and dog owners

Learn about the requirements for keeping a cat or dog in Brisbane, including dog registration and microchipping.