Payment of dog registration is due by 31 July. Payment after this date will incur a penalty. People with Responsible Dog Owner status can get a discount on fees if paid by 30 June.

Pay online in three easy steps

1. Check your details

Before you can pay online, you need to ensure we have your correct details.

We post a form called Application for Dog Registration to all registered dog owners in June each year.  When you receive your Application for Dog Registration, check your details and those of your dog(s). If the details are incorrect:

Changes will be completed within three working days and then you can return to the website to pay online.

2. Find your CCC User ID

Find your CCC User ID from the Application for Dog Registration.

Owner ID example

3. Pay

Pay your dog registration

To pay your dog registration online you need your credit card or online banking details.

Note: We are only able to issue disc tags through the online payment method.

Read the Privacy Policy (external link)

Other ways to pay

  • Telephone (03) 941 8999 or 0800 800 169 by credit card
  • Post your payment slip with a cheque to: 
    Linwood Customer Service Desk
    PO Box 73025
    Christchurch 8154
  • Visit a Service Desk (external link) (listed on the back of the form) and pay over the counter.

What happens if you don't pay your dog's registration fee?

Your dog may be seized and impounded and you will be liable for a $300 infringement offence notice, mandatory micro-chipping costs, and the release and discharge fees, as well as the dog registration fee.

New dogs 

If you are registering a new dog or a dog that has never been registered, please contact us (external link)  directly to set up your dog registration.