Responsible Dog Owner has recently had a name change, it's now called Reduced Registration Fee Category
You can apply for a Reduced Registration Fee Category status (formerly Responsible Dog Owner) to enjoy lower dog fees - saving $33 for a neutered dog and $35 for a non-neutered dog. It's free and easy!
To qualify, you confirm the following conditions:
You must also keep us updated about:
Apply for the Reduced Registration Fee Category status (formerly Responsible Dog Owner status) by 1 May.
Apply online below, or come in to our Customer Services Centre at 16 Cobham Court, Porirua, and fill in the required form.
An animal control officer will make a time during normal working hours to inspect your property. The officer will assess whether the site and dog accommodation are suitable and hygienic.