Pet registration

You can register your pet and get replacement pet registration tags at the City of Stirling’s Animal Care Facility (ACF). Registering your pet provides valuable information. It helps the City to plan for animal facilities such as exercise areas, and resolve pet-related issues.

Register your pet

  • Dogs aged over three months are required to be microchipped and registered
  • Cats aged over six months must be registered, microchipped and sterlised.

Pet registration form

Pet registration and renewal fees

Please note, cats must be sterilised prior to registration and therefore, the unsterilised fees option only apply to dogs.

Did you know?

One year cat registrations are currently free for cats that have never been previously registered. These promotions will expire on 31 October 2020 and pet owners will receive a renewal notice prior to the expiry date.

Renewals, three year and lifetime registrations remain full price.

The City has recently sent out pet registration renewals and payment is due by 31 October 2019.

1-year registration

 FullPension concession
Unsterilised* (Dog only)$50.00$25.00
Sterilised$20.00$10.00

Registrations periods are fixed each year starting on 1 November and ending on 31 October. This means that all one-year or three year registraions expire on 31 October. You can register your cat at any time, however note that a one-year registration will not include a full year's cover and will expire 31 October. 

3-year registration

 FullPensioner concession
Unsterilised$120.00$60.00
Sterilised$42.50$21.25

Registrations periods are fixed each year starting on 1 November and ending on 31 October. This means that all one-year or three year registraions expire on 31 October. You can register your cat at any time, however note that a one-year registration will not include a full year's cover and will expire 31 October. 

Lifetime registration

 FullPensioner concession
Unsterilised$250.00$125.00
Sterilised$100.00$50.00

​Dangerous dog 1-year registration only

Please note that there are no concessions for dangerous, restricted or commercial security dogs. 

Restricted dog breeds$50.00
Dangerous dog breeds$50.00
Commercial security dog$50.00

Did you know?

Assistance dogs must be registered with the City. However, owners are not required to pay animal registration fees. If you are unsure whether your dog is classified as an assistance dog, please phone our Contact Centre. More information is also available in the Dog Act 1976.

Pet registration concessions

Pet registration concession fees are available for residents who hold the following cards:

  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • State Concession Card
  • Commonwealth Senior’s Health Card together with a Senior’s Card.

If you hold any of the concession cards above, you’re entitled to half-price registration fees on new one, three or lifetime registrations. Please note that Health Care Cards are not accepted.

To apply for a concession, please include a scanned copy of the front and back of your concession card/s, along with your pet registration form.

Please note, our animal registration officer may contact you for further information.