Cat and dog registration fees and fee exemptions

Registration period for cats and dogs is 1 October to 30 September.  

Animal registration renewals for the 2022/2023 will be issued in early September 2022 for payment by 30 September 2022.

Animals that are approved for registration exemption are required to complete the Animal Registration Application(PDF, 287KB) and submit with supporting documentation.

Registration type Supporting documentation First year fee Renewal fee 
Cat - Entire/non-desexed Pension concession not available for non-desexed cats 42835 66987
Cat - Desexed

Evidence of desexing:

66979 66979
Cat - Desexed, with concession

Evidence of desexing, plus:

  • Centrelink or Veteran Affairs pension concession card
66993 66993
Dog - Entire/non-desexed Pension concession not available for non-desexed dogs 42853 42859
Dog - Desexed

Evidence of desexing:

42863 42863
Dog - Desexed, with concession

Evidence of desexing, plus:

  • Centrelink or Veteran Affairs pension concession card
151074 151074
Dog - Held under Additional Animal Approval - Breeder Premise Applicant must hold a current Moreton Bay Regional Council Additional Animal Approval - Breeder Premise. 67205 67205
Dog - Assistance animal

Certified Assistance or Guide Dog includes animals as defined and certified under:

  • Guide, Hearing and Assistance Dogs Act 2009 or
  • the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 or
  • Assistance Dogs Australia.

Proof of certification from the recognised organisation must be provided.

Companion animals due to medical reasons will need to obtain accreditation from an approved organisation as stated above to be eligible for an exemption.

169628 169628
Dog - Working (rural property) An ABN and completed Rural working dog self assessment checklist(PDF, 745KB). Animals must be kept on a rural property and used (or being trained) primarily for the purpose of droving, protecting, tending or working stock. 169628 169628
Dog - RAAF / Defence &
Commonwealth Services animal
Proof of registration with QLD Police Service or Commonwealth Service organisation must be provided. 169628 169628
Cat or Dog - Transfer from another Council Council does not charge first year registration for animals transferring from another council where evidence of current registration is provided with animal registration. 42833
(first year only)
Renewal fees apply