Animal Registration

Avoid fines and ensure your cat or dog is microchipped  and lifetime registered.  It's not just a legal requirement, it gives your pet a much better chance of being recovered if lost, hurt or stolen

Before you register make sure your pet is already microchipped and your have received your certificate of identification.

Registration fees vary depending on the type of registration you make.If you register online, our system will automatically calculate applicable fees for you.

Online

Step 1.Prepare your certificates

Ensure you have a digital copy of the relevant documents and certificates such as proof of microchipping and desexing (if applicable).

Step 2.Register & pay online

Your fees will be calculated for you automatically. Please ensure you have a credit card so you can pay and finalise your registration online.

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In person

Step 1.Complete the registration form

Download, print and complete our Animal Registration form(PDF, 494KB) in order to fast-track the registration process when you visit us. Please make sure to bring this with you.

Step 2.Prepare your certificates

Ensure you have all of the relevant documents and certificates you need to register your pet, such as proof of microchipping and desexing (if applicable).

Step 3.Visit our offices

Come to council offices between 9AM - 5PM, Monday to Friday at 50 Collins Street, Melbourne to finalise and pay for your registration. Please bring your preferred form of payment - we accept cash or credit card.

By phone

Step 1.Prepare & email your certificates

Email through all relevant documentation such as proof of microchipping certificate and desexing certificate (if applicable) to animalregistrations@council.gov.au

Step 2.Get in touch with us

Call us between 9AM - 5PM, Monday to Friday. Please be sure to have a credit card ready in order to complete your registration over the phone.

By mail

Step 1.Complete the registration form

Download, print and complete our Animal Registration form(PDF, 494KB), ensuring you have completed this form accurately and in its entirety, including credit card details (DO NOT SEND CASH ORDERS VIA MAIL).

Step 2.Prepare your certificates

Ensure you have included photocopies (please do not send originals as we do not return these) your microchipping certificate, as well as desexing certificate and pensioners card (if applicable)

Step 3.Send us a completed registration form

Post this in a sealed envelope, addressed to Animal Registrations, Point Russell, PO BOX 2039 Melbourne

Horowhenua District Council's approved contractors are as follows:

Higgins Contractors Limited
Phone: 06 366 0006
Email: Contractors.lv@higgins.co.nz
Website: www.higgins.co.nz
Location: 48 Tararua Road, Levin 5510 | PO Box 1020, Levin 5510

Downer Group Limited
Phone: 0800 458 297
Email: HorowhenuaAdmin@Downer.co.nz
Website: www.downergroup.co.nz
Location: 122 Hokio Beach Road, Levin

Tatana Contracting Limited
Phone: 06 368 9385
Email: admin@tatana.co.nz
Website: www.tatana.co.nz

Location: 80-82 Cambridge Street South, Levin