Pay your dog registration

Online

What you will need

You will also need the following information to be able to make payment for your dog's registration:

  • Client ID
  • Tax Invoice Number

These can be found on your Dog Registration Invoice.

Make your payment online

Visit Online Services

Internet banking

Use the Council’s ANZ bank account 01 0790 0157888 02. Please quote your name, client number and dog registration number in the particulars and reference fields.

Cheque

Post to PO Box 637, Whanganui. Please return your dog registration notice and attach your cheque.

Cash or EFTPOS

Visit us at 101 Guyton Street, Monday to Friday, 8.00am–5.00pm. Please bring your dog registration notice with you.

Please note that direct debits can only be made towards future registration periods. You can contact us to discuss direct debits at 06 349 0001.

Fees 2019/20 (1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020)

Non-working dogs (including GST)

Full fee

First three dogs*

$120.00 fee per dog

Prompt payment discount

Registration paid on or before 31 July 2019 for the first three dogs (not applicable to multi-dog reduced fee dogs)

$12.00 discount

Neutered/spayed discount

Veterinarian certificate or receipt required as proof (not applicable to working dogs)

$24.00 discount

Responsible dog ownership (RDO) discount

Owner has met criteria to be RDO. Applicable per dog (not applicable if registrtion is unpaid from 1 August 2019)

$24.00 discount

Multi-dog reduced fee*

For the fourth and subsequent non-working dog with one owner. Subject to pre-approval 

$10.00 fee per dog

PENALTY

Classified dangerous dog

Additional fee for dogs classified dangerous

150% of applicable fee

Penalty fee late payment

Registration paid on or after 1 September 2019 of registration year incurs a penalty

20% of outstanding fee

Working dogs (including GST)

Full fee

General fee for first three working dogs*

$40.00 fee per dog

Prompt payment rebate

Registration paid on or before 31 July 2019 for first three working dogs

$4.00 discount per dog

Multi-working dog reduced fee*

For the fourth and subsequent working dog with one owner. Subject to pre-approval

$10.00 fee per dog

PENALTY

Penalty fee late payment

Registration paid on or after 1 September 2019 of registration year incurs a penalty

20% of outstanding fee

* Non-neutered/spayed and non-working dogs will be identified first when calculating first three dogs. 

Impounding fees (including GST)

First impound

Within registration year

$90.00

Second and subsequent impound

Within registration year

$160.00 per dog

Sustenance fee

Charged after 7 days

$15.00 (daily)

Other fees (including GST)

Microchipping fee

$25.00

Sale of dog fee

Plus any other relevant charges

$35.00

Bark collar rental

Fortnightly deposit ($30.00 refund on return)

$15.00 (daily)

Dog registration fees must be paid in full by Wednesday, 31 July 2019 to receive a prompt payment discount. Penalties will apply after 1 September 2019.