Kennel Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to keep several dogs, whether for commercial or private reasons. Several dogs is defined as more than 4 working dogs or more than 2 non-working dogs over the age of 6 months.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • provide evidence of provision for health, welfare and adequate control of all dogs on your premises
  • provide information on the breeds, kinds and maximum number of dogs to be kept on your premises
  • submit the appropriate application form for public publication more than 28 days before the licence commencement date
  • comply with any conditions as determined by the Council
  • pay the required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the licence.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$65.00

More than 2 dogs or 4 working dogs.

RenewRenewal$40.00

Forms

Application

Apply

You must advertise your application in a local daily newspaper at your own expense. The Contact Officer will supply you with the appropriate wording.


Approval time

Minimum of 28 days.

Administering agency

Break O'Day Council

Act(s) name

Dog Control Act 2000 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Break O'Day Council


Operating address:
32 - 34 Georges Bay Esplanade
St Helens, Tasmania 7216
Mailing address:
PO BOX 21
St Helens, Tasmania 7216

Phone:

03 6376 7900

Fax:

03 6376 1551
admin@bodc.tas.gov.au

Website:

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