Any false declarations made on this application will deem the Dog Tag to be invalid. The penalty for an unlicensed dog is up to $325.00. An unlicensed dangerous dog penalty is up to $525.00. Both offences are subject to court prosecution of up to $10,000.00 The collection of personal information on this application form is for the purpose of issuing, renewing and administering the Dog Licensing Bylaw No. 7138 and Animal Control Regulation Bylaw No. 7932. Collection is authorized by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If your pet becomes lost, your personal information may be shared with area animal shelters and veterinary clinics so that you may be notified if your pet is found. The collection, use or disclosure of this information is protected by FIPPA. Should you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of this information, please contact the Community Bylaws Division by phone at 604-247-4633; or by email at 'doglicence@richmond.ca'.

If you have previously registered your dog, please go to the RENEW ONLINE option and make payment by using the account number and access code listed on your invoice. If you no longer own a dog, or if your dog has passed away, and if your dog has recently become spayed/neutered, please contact Dog Licensing by telephone: 604-247-4633 or by email: doglicence@richmond.ca