Dog License Application and Information

License Reminders and Renewal Information

Dog licenses are due by JANUARY 1ST of each year.

The cost to license is $10.00 for spayed or neutered dogs. If the dog is not spayed or neutered the fee is $15.00.

Licenses are available at the Town Clerk’s office, by mail click here for application or 

PURCHASE OR RENEW DOG LICENSES ON-LINE AT:

https://epay.cityhallsystems.com

For mail-in applications: Follow all directions carefully as omitting the Rabies vaccination certificate or the self-addressed, stamped envelope will result in a delay in the licensing process. Veterinarians may fax Rabies certificates to 978-572-1228.

Further, the State has imposed strict fines for unlicensed dogs.

Fines and fees are in addition to the license fee and are effective beginning FEBRUARY 1ST.

State fine for unlicensed dog(s): $50.00 per dog - Town of Newbury late fee: $10.00 per dog

New residents and newly purchased or adopted dogs are not subject to fines or late fees if licensed within 30 days. Dogs may be licensed as soon as they receive a Rabies vaccine but must be licensed by 6 months of age.

If your pet is deceased or relocated, please notify the Town Clerks office at

 978-465-0862 - Ext. 314 or 315, or townclerk@townofnewbury.org

Town Clerk hours: Mon., Wed, Thurs. 8 AM to 4 PM and Tuesday 8 AM to 7 PM.