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 for health, welfare and adequate control of all dogs on your premises;
  • Provide information on the breeds, kinds and maximum number of dogs that may be kept on your premises;
  • Submit the appropriate application form;
  • Comply with any conditions as determined by the Council;
  • Your application must be published 28 days prior to finalisation of the licence; and
  • Pay the required fees.

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

Duration

As specified on licence

Expiry

Licences expire on the 30 June annually.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$240.00
RenewRenewal$70.00

Approval time

minimum of 28 days

Administering agency

Hobart City Council

Act(s) name

Dog Control Act 2000 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Animal Control
Hobart City Council


Operating address:
16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart
TAS 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 503
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6238 2182
coh@hobartcity.com.au

Supporting information

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