Renew dog registration

The online payment by debit/credit card or account to account is available only for renewal registrations at this time.

It's the law to register your dog, use the button below to pay online:

Renew Dog Registration button

You can now pay your dog renewal registrations online using credit, debit/credit or account to account. Paying your dog's registration renewal through our website means you will no longer need to bring the form into one of our offices.

Renewal forms for the 1 July 2022 - 30 June 2023 registration year have been sent. You can pay the renewal fee from 1 June 2022.

If you need yo update your details, download the Dog Maintenance Form and email the completed from to

Pay Your Dog Registration Renewal

To pay your dog registration renewal online you will need your animal reference number. (Click on the example Dog Registration Renewal form below to see a larger version.)


Example of where to find your dogs reference number, click image to expand.

Pay online

Please note we only accept Visa, MasterCard, and account to account, payment must be made in full. 

To proceed, please read our general terms and conditions for online transaction services.

By clicking on the "renew my dog registration now" button on the right side of this page, you will be directed to our secure pages which use industry standard security (SSL - Secure Socket Layer encryption).

Alternative ways to pay

You can also pay by cash, eft-pos cheque or credit card at one of our offices in Thames, Coromandel, Whitianga or Whangamata. You will need to bring in your application for re-registration with you for over the counter payments.

Working dog registration renewals

Payment rebates for fourth and subsequent working dogs is not available using the online payment facility. To obtain a rebate for fourth and subsequent dogs, a statutory declaration must be completed and attached to your renewal registration papers to be sent back or brought in over the counter at one of our offices.