Dog Renewal Registration

Dog renewal registrations for the Horowhenua District were due on or before 31 July 2019, for the 2019-2020 financial year. Fee payments made after 31 July will incur a 50% late fee penalty payment.

If your dog renewal registration is still outstanding, please contact us on (06) 366 0999.

Dog renewal registrations for the 2020-2021 financial year

Once you've received your Application to Renew Registration of Dogs form by post (these will be posted out in the last week of June), find out how you can complete and pay for your renewal registration below.

Registration fee payments are due on or before 31 July 2020. Fee payments made after 31 July will incur a 50% late fee penalty payment.

If you need to make some changes to your registration, please contact us on (06) 366 0999.

Online

Step 1.Have your form ready

Ensure you have your Application to Renew Registration of Dogs form for 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021. You can complete renewal registrations online for up to six dogs. If you own more than six dogs, please contact us.

Step 2.Check the details

If your renewal doesn't match the form you received and you need to make some changes to your registration, please contact us. If your dog ownership has not changed, continue to step 3.

Step 3.Have your dog tag number(s) ready

Our online form will automatically fill in some of the details for you. You’ll just need to have your dog tag number(s) ready to enter into the form. If you've misplaced your dog tag(s), you can enter the birth date of the person who registered the dog(s). 

Step 4.Renew and pay online

Ensure you have a credit/debit card or internet banking details for POLi so you can pay and finalise your renewal registration online.

Renew online button.

Step 5.Check your mail 

Dog tags will be posted out upon confirmation of your renewal and full payment of fees. Please allow up to 5 (five) days for your dog tags to arrive.

In Person

Step 1.Bring in your renewal form

You can pay by cash, EFTPOS or cheque at any Horowhenua District Council office. You will need your renewal form(s) with you to pay.

Step 2.Visit your nearest Council Office

Pop into your nearest Council office:

  • Levin (Main Office), 126 Oxford Street, Levin, open 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday (except public holidays).
  • Foxton Service Centre, 92 Main Street, Foxton, open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 4pm Saturday to Sunday (except public holidays).
  • Shannon Service Centre, Plimmer Terrace, Shannon, open 10am to 12 noon and 1pm to 5pm Monday to Friday, Saturday only 10am to 12 noon.

By Mail

Step 1.Send in your renewal form

Payment can be made by cheque through the post to the Horowhenua District Council main office. You will need to post your renewal form(s) with your payment so we know what dog(s) you are paying for. 

Step 2.Mail your renewal to Council

Mail to Horowhenua District Council, Private Bag 4002, Levin 5542.

Keep in mind 

  • Payments received by us after 31 July 2020 will incur the 50% late penalty fee.  
  • Dog owners who believe they may have difficulty in paying their dog registration fees are encouraged to contact Council on (06) 366 0999 and discuss possible options.