Dog Licensing e-Services
Application for New Dog Licence Online
Do take note of the conditions of dog licence before making an application.
You may apply for a new dog licence online.
Payment for New Dog Licence
You can pay for your licence online.
If you already have an existing GIRO account with AVA, the licence fee will be automatically deducted via GIRO.
Cash and cheque payments are not accepted.
Renewal of Dog Licence
Dog licences must be renewed annually.
You can renew your dog licence online.
Enjoy a 10% discount if you pay by GIRO. It is a convenient way to ensure that licence fees are paid on time.
||Licence fee per dog
|| Licence fee per dog (paid via GIRO)
| Unsterilised dogs
| 4th or subsequent dogs
You can download the GIRO application form and mail it to the address stated on the form. For more information on GIRO payment, refer to GIRO.
Upon successful GIRO subscription, the renewal fee for your dog licence will be automatically deducted via GIRO a month before expiry.
Please submit your GIRO application at least 3 months before the expiry of your dog licence. Should you not receive notification from AVA on your GIRO application approval at least 1 month before your licence expires, please continue to make payment via PALS or AXS.
You can renew your licence at any AXS Station. Enter your licence application number or bring along your payment notice (downloadable online) and scan the barcode to make payment.
With effect from 18 Jan 2016, payment of dog licence will not be accepted at the Singapore Post Office.
Change of Dog's Sterilisation Status
Update your dog's sterilisation status and upload the sterilisation certificate online to qualify for the reduced fee of $15 for sterilised dogs for future renewals.
Change of Address Where the Dog is Being Kept
The dog must be kept at the address it is registered to. If it is kept at another place, you must inform AVA within 28 days of the change in address. You may be fined if you fail to do so.
You can update the dog's registered address online.
Cancellation of Dog Licence
If you are no longer keeping your dog, you must cancel your dog licence and submit the following documents.
|Reason for cancellation
|| Supporting Document
|Dog is lost
|Dog has passed away
|Dog has been exported
Change of Dog Ownership
If you are giving away your dog, you are required to change the ownership of the dog online, by providing the new owner's Name, Mobile Number and Email Address.
The new owner will then be notified to accept/reject the change of dog ownership. Once the transaction is completed, a notification will be sent to you via email/SMS.