Kennel Licence - Tasmania

Description

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.

Duration

As specified on licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $80.00

3 to 5 dogs.

Apply Application All $110.00 More than 5 dogs.
Renew Renewal All $50.00 -

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Information on Kennel Licences - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Dog Control Act 2000 TAS

Approval time

Please allow a minimum of 28 days.

Administering agency

Devonport City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Devonport City Council

Operating address: 17 Fenton Way
Devonport, Tasmania 7310
Mailing address: PO BOX 604
Devonport, Tasmania 7310
Phone: 03 6424 0511
Fax: 03 6424 9649
Email: council@devonport.tas.gov.au
Website: Devonport City Council (Opens in new window)