A) Written approval of all the immediate neighbours will be sought by Animal Services
B) Kennels to be sited no closer than 3m (10ft) from any boundary unless approved by Authorised Officer
C) Kennels to be composed of a durable weatherproof material
D) The whole of any kennel / run is maintained in a sanitary condition at all times, and regularly cleaned at least
once a week.
E) Dogs may be housed other than in outdoor kennels, having regard to the individual circumstances of each
case, subject to any conditions that may be imposed.
F) Property is fenced in a manner to enable access to ONE door, without hindrance of dogs.
G) If your dog requires microchipping, under the Dog Control Act 1996, this must be done before a permit can be
H) If applying for a breeders permit you MUST be a NZKC registered breeder
Where any permit holder fails to comply with any Sections of the
Dog Control Act 1996 or any Bylaw, their permit may be revoked.
Should a permit be revoked, the permit holder shall be notified in writing of the
revocation and the requirement to reduce the number of dogs on the property within a
given time period.
You must notify us of any change in circumstances
You change address
You have any of your dogs desexed
Any dog leaves your care
If you or any other member of you household acquires another dog
You will only be required to reapply/update your permit if:
You move to a new urban address
Any additional dogs come to live at the address provided
There is no cost for reapplication if your permit is current