Registration of Dogs for Business - King Island Council - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you own or house any dog which is involved in hunting, farming, herding, breeding, showing, guarding, racing, or any other business activity. The Tasmanian Canine Association lists all the breeds considered as working dogs.

If you own a restricted or dangerous breed of dog, you may need to meet additional requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified on the registration.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $34.00

Working dog. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $315.00

Dangerous or restricted breed dog. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $189.00

Guard dog. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Assistance dog - no charge. Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All $7.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Dog Control Act 2000 Tasmania

Administering agency

King Island Council

Contact details

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