Dog Licences

Dog Licences

Within city limits, all dogs six months or older require a licence. Licences are available at Bylaw Services, City Hall, or online (only for existing accounts).

Purchasing a New Dog Licence

If you are licensing your dog for the first time, you will need to register for a dog licence account.

  1. Complete and submit the Dog Licence Registration form.
  2. A Bylaw Services Clerk will contact you shortly with your new account confirmation. You will receive an email from bylaws@kamloops.ca with your account information and a copy of your invoice.
  3. Login to MyCity with your new account information and submit payment. Alternatively, you can visit Bylaw Services (1303 Mission Flats Road) or City Hall (7 Victoria Street West) to pay for your dog licence.
  4. You will receive your new licence tags in the mail. Tags are valid for the life of your dog. Replacement tags are available for $15 each. Annual licence fees apply. 

Register a New Dog

Renewing an Existing Dog Licence

If you were mailed a reminder to renew your dog licence, you have all of the information you need about your account to renew your dog licence online.

  1. Login to MyCity with the account information on your renewal notice and submit payment. Alternatively, you can visit Bylaw Services (1303 Mission Flats Road) or City Hall (7 Victoria Street West) to pay for your dog licence.
  2. You will receive your new licence tags in the mail. New in 2020: Tags are valid for the life of your dog. Replacement tags are available for $15 each. You will no longer receive new tags each year. Annual licence fees still apply.

Renew Your Dog Licence

Dog Licence Fees 

  • $65 - each un-neutered or un-spayed dog
  • $30 - each neutered or spayed dog
  • $105 - each kennel or hobby kennel
  • $105 - each nuisance and/or potentially dangerous dog
  • $205 - each dangerous dog

Lost Dog Licences

A replacement licence may be purchased for a cost of $15 at the Bylaw Services Office (1303 Mission Flats Road).

Dog Licences From Another Municipality

Out-of-town dog licences are not valid; however, a replacement licence is available for any dog currently licensed in another municipality at a cost of $15.