• Off Leash Dog Park

Dog Licensing

All dogs in Okotoks over 3 months old must be licensed. Kindly also let us know of address changes or when your dog has passed away so we can update our records accordingly. For questions regarding dog licensing please call 403-938-4404 or email municentre@okotoks.ca

Responsible Pet Ownership Bylaw 18-08

Applying for a New Dog License

Fill out a Dog License Form, and choose your method of payment below. If you would like to pay by credit card, please fill out the Credit Card Authorization Form. If you have a new dog to add to your existing license please contact the Municipal Centre.

Renewing a Dog License

Invoices are mailed out in December (for the upcoming year), and payment for licenses is due on January 31st each year. Renew your license using your invoice number or dog tag number using one of the payment methods below.

Yearly Fees

Unaltered Dog$100.00
Altered Dog (Spayed or Neutered)$  25.00
Replacement of Lost Tags$  10.00
Seeing Eye/Guide Dog Exempt
Animal Fancier & Adoption License (see below)$150.00
Method of Payment

In Person

Application and payment may be made at the Municipal Centre, 5 Elizabeth Street, Monday to Friday between 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM.   Cash, cheque, visa/MC and interac debit card service is available. 

By Mail

A completed application form along with payment by cheque or completed Visa/MC Authorization form can be mailed to the Town of Okotoks, PO Box 20, Station Main, Okotoks AB T1S 1K1.

Credit Card Authorization Form


Renewing a License

Visit our Virtual Town Hall and pay online. You will need your invoice number or dog tag number and a Visa or MasterCard to complete your payment online.

Animal Fancier & Adoption License

In order to have four or more dogs (to a maximum of 10) at any residence in Okotoks, each dog must be individually licensed and a completed Animal Fancier & Adoption License Application must be submitted to Municipal Enforcement Services for approval. To receive the form or for questions regarding the application process, please contact Municipal Enforcement Services at 403-938-8913.

Okotoks Municipal Centre & Council Chambers
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Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat: Closed
Okotoks Municipal Centre & Council Chambers