Dog registration (Mackay) - Mackay Regional Council - Queensland


You will require this registration if you intend to keep dogs as part of your business, including:

  • guard dogs for hire
  • racing dogs
  • pet shop
  • working dogs.

You require a permit for any dog that is classified as a dangerous dog.

Service type


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

Local law(s) name

Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Local Law 2 (Animal Management) 2011

Subordinate Local Law 1.5 (Keeping of Animals) 2011

Subordinate Local Law 2 (Animal Management) 2011

Administering agency

Mackay Regional Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Mackay Regional Council

Operating address: 73 Gordon Street
Mackay, Queensland 4740
Mailing address: PO BOX 41
Mackay, Queensland 4740
Phone: 1300 622 529
Phone: 07 4961 9444
Fax: 07 4944 2400
Website: Mackay Regional Council (Opens in new window)