Dog Licences

Renew Your Dog Licence Online

Credit card only.

In accordance with the City’s Animal Control Bylaw,  all dogs six (6) months old and over are required to have a licence. Licences must be renewed by February 1 of each year.

Apply or renew for a dog licence below.

Dog Licensing Fees

Unneutered or Unspayed Dogs
Before Due Date: $80.00
After Due Date: $95.00

Neutered or Spayed Dogs*
Before Due Date: $32.00
After Due Date: $47.00

  • licences are free for seeing eye or hearing assistance dogs with satisfactory proof.
  • licences are free for new residents trading in a valid licence from another municipality.
  • Discounts are available for dogs that are acquired or spayed/neutered part way through the year, with valid documentation.

*Copy of neuter/spay certificate required for new applications.

Payment Options

Payments can be submitted online or by mail to the Tax Office as noted in the Contact information below. There is also a 24-hour drop box at City Hall (to the right of the main entrance facing Shaughnessy Street).

The City of Port Coquitlam accepts the following forms of payment:

  • Cheque
  • Credit Card (Visa, American Express or Mastercard)
  • Pay at your bank or online – Use 103 and the account number without the dash. Select City of Port Coquitlam as the payee.

Dog Tags and Decals

New applicants: A dog tag will be issued upon receipt of payment.

Renewals: Your existing tag will remain valid for multiple years. You may request a replacement if your tag is lost or damaged.


Tax Office
Tel 604.927.5425

Location and Mailing Address

1st Floor, City Hall
2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam BC  V3C 2A8

Business Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)