All dogs that are four months and older need a dog licence in the City of Port Moody. Learn more from our Animal Control Bylaw.

By 2020, we will only send out business and dog licence renewal notices electronically. Sign up for a myPortMoody account and renew your dog licence online. 

Renewing your licence

We mail out dog licence renewal notices every December. You'll receive a discount if you renew your licence on or before February 1st.

Renew a Dog Licence

By 2020, we will only send out business and dog licence renewal notices electronically.

Apply for a dog licence

Please send us a completed Dog Licence Application or attend the second floor counter at City Hall to apply. We'll provide you with a permanent, bone-shaped metal tag for your dog. We do not issue new tags each year.

Please include a copy of the veterinarian's certificate of spaying or neutering with your application.

Dog licence fees
Dog licence typeFee before Feb 1Fee after Feb 1

Dog under one year old (first time only)

$20.00

$20.00

Spayed or neutered

$45.00

$50.00

Seniors' rate (65+) and spayed or neutered

$30.00

$30.00

Unfixed dog

$70.00

$78.00

Aggressive dog

$250.00

$250.00

Vicious dog

$515.00

$515.00

Seniors' discount

If you're 65 years or older, we offer dog licences for $30. Just visit the Licensing Counter on the second floor at City Hall at 100 Newport Dr. and don't forget to bring some photo ID.

Your dog must be spayed or neutered, and dogs who are deemed aggressive or vicious do not qualify for the reduced fee.

Lost and found pets

If you have found a dog with a Port Moody dog licence tag, we can help find its owner.

Please contact us:

  • 604-469-4541

You can also bring found animals to:

Coquitlam Animal Shelter
500 Mariner Way
Coquitlam, BC V3K 7B6

You can call the Shelter at 604-933-7387.