South Dublin County Council

Dog Licence

Purchase your Dog Licence Online

South Dublin County Council customers can purchase or renew dog licences online. You may purchase a yearly licence at a cost of €20.00 or you may purchase a Lifetime licence at a cost of €140.00. A Lifetime licence is a once off payment which will cover your dog for it's entire life (there is no annual renewal, no reminders, just one fee and you are covered). Please click on the link below to buy or renew a licence for your dog and follow the steps as instructed.

Buy/Renew a Dog Licence (One year licence or a Lifetime licence)

Please note for dogs normally kept outside of the South Dublin County area you must apply to your respective Local Authority or Post Office.

Query in relation to this service?

Vet Services Telephone 01 4149000

Email: info@sdublincoco.ie

Help Using This Service

What do I need to have to use this service?

You will need a valid Visa/Delta, Mastercard or Laser Card

How to use this service

If you wish to purchase or renew a Dog Licence click on the relevant link and enter the details into the boxes provided. The total due will be displayed when you click Next. You will then be prompted for your card details in order to process payment.

What kinds of cards can I use?

The following types of credit/debit card can be accepted: -

Debit/Credits Cards

  • Visa/Delta
  • Mastercard
  • Laser

How long will it take to get my Dog Licence?

Dog Licences will generally be dispatched within 5 working days from when the payment is made.

Further Information

If you have a query in relation to this service please contact us at info@sdublincoco.ie or 01-4149000.

What about Refunds

There is no provision in the Control of Dogs legislation for refund of dog licence fee once the transaction is completed.