all dogs 3 months or older must be licensed. Licence fees are $14 for a male dog or sterilised female dog, & $70 for entire or unsterilised females. There is an initial one-off registration fee of $6.50 for all new applications.
the licence tag must be attached to the collar.
the dog licence must be renewed yearly (renewal can be done at post offices and Centre for Animal Welfare Control (CAWC)).
private premises are allowed to have up to 3 dogs - if you wish to keep more than 3, written permission is required from the Director-General of the Agri-food & Veterinary Authority.