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Online Licensing
Dog License Fee Calculator
Ways to purchase a new Dog License
Print a Dog License Application
Methods of Payment
Renewing a Dog License
Canceling a Dog License

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Dog Licensing

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According the City of Winnipeg Responsible Pet Ownership By-law all dogs over the age of six months must be licensed.

Annual Dog License Fees are:

Regular license (unsterilized dog) $65.00

Reduced fee for sterilized dog $30.00

Purchase a new dog license:

    Online using Visa, Mastercard, or American Express credit cards.

    Over the phone by calling Animal Services Agency 204-986-2155. 

    In person at the following City of Winnipeg offices:

    Animal Services Agency – 1057 Logan Avenue

    Charleswood Pound – 1268 McCreary Road

    St Boniface Bilingual Centre – 100-614 Des Meurons Street

    Community By-law Enforcement Services Division – 18-30 Fort Street

    By mail:

    Print a Dog License Application

    If you are purchasing a new license through the mail, please call Animal Services Agency at 204-986-2155 prior to mailing your payment  to determine your first time pro-rated license fee.  Or calculate your first time pro-rated licensing fee online. Your initial dog license fee is established by the first letter of your last name and will cover a period of between 7 and 18 months.   After the initial period, you will be invoiced annually for a twelve month period. 

    The City of Winnipeg
    Animal Services Agency
    1057 Logan Avenue
    Winnipeg, MB. R3E 3N8

    Make your cheque payable to the City of Winnipeg

    Please note:

    Your license application and fee will be reviewed by the Animal Services Agency. Adjustments may be made to your licensing period if necessary.

    Local veterinary clinic

    Variety of retail outlets

    At the Winnipeg Humane Society, 45 Hurst Way

Methods of Payment:

    Online: Visa, MasterCard and American Express
    By phone: Visa, MasterCard and American Express
    By mail: Personal cheque or money order
    In person: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, debit card and personal cheque or money  order

Renew a Dog License

City of Winnipeg dog licenses must be renewed annually.  The renewal month for the dog license is determined by the first letter of the last name of the dog owner.  A courtesy invoice is sent one month prior to the license expiring; however, it remains the dog owner's responsibility to ensure their dog has a valid license. Failure to purchase or renew your dog's license can result in court action.

First Letter of Owner's Last Name
M/Q
H/V
B/Y
O/P/J
L/Z
D/R
E/W
K/N
A/C/U
S/X
I/G
F/T
Renewal Month
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Ways to renew your dog license:

Online using Visa, Mastercard or American Express credit cards. You will need to provide your account number which is located on your license invoice or call 204-986-2155.

By internet banking or telepay, contact your personal financing institution for assistance.

Over the phone by calling Animal Services Agency at 204-986-2155. 

In person at the following City of Winnipeg offices:

    Animal Services Agency – 1057 Logan Avenue

    Charleswood Pound – 1268 McCreary Road

    St Boniface Bilingual Centre – 100-614 Des Meurons Street

    Community By-law Enforcement Services – 18-30 Fort Street

     

By mail:
Send your invoice, with corrections if any, and payment to:

Canceling a Dog License

If you have moved out of the city, given the dog(s) away, or you dog(s) are deceased, please contact 204-986-2155 to cancel your dog license.

Transferring a Dog License

Dog licenses are not transferable between dogs, but the City of Winnipeg Responsible Pet Ownership By-law allows a change of ownership of a dog license during the license year. The new owner may have the current license transferred to his or her name for a transfer fee of $5.20.

Lost and/or Found Dog Tags

Lost Dog License Tag
If you have lost your dog’s license tag, contact the Animal Services Agency at 204-986-2155.  A replacement tag will be issued at a cost of $5.20. Replacement tags can also be issued to you in-person at the Animal Services Agency, 1057 Logan Avenue.

Found Dog License Tag
If you have found a dog tag, Agency contact the Animal Services Agency at 204-986-2155.


Notification Statement:

The collection of personal information on this application form is for the purpose of issuing, renewing and administering the Dog License Program and the City of Winnipeg Responsible Pet Ownership By-law.  Collection is authorized by clauses 36(1) and 44(1)(a) of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If your dog becomes lost, your personal information may be shared with area animal shelters and veterinary clinics so that you can be notified if your dog is found.  The collection, use and disclosure of this information is protected by FIPPA. If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of this information, contact 311 or call toll free 1-877-311-4974 (4WPG).

 



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