CRD provides licencing for Colwood, Langford, View Royal, Metchosin, Highlands, Sooke, JDF EA, Salt Spring Island and the Southern Gulf Islands.

Licences are valid for the calendar year, from January 1 to December 31.

You are now being issued Permanent CRD Dog Licences.

There are a number of fee options. Early discounts as well as late fees are in effect.

The most inexpensive way to purchase a licence is to buy before December 31 for a neutered or spayed animal. Prices will almost double for late licence purchase for an unsterilized dog.

See the table below for a complete listing of fees:

Licence Fees

  Early Discount*
(before December 31)
Regular Fee Late Fee
(after March 1)
$40 $45 $55
$20 $25 $35

* Replacement tags are $5.

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Please contact CRD Bylaw and Animal Care Services.

Highlands, Juan de Fuca Electoral Area, Langford, Metchosin, Sooke, Colwood, View Royal, Esquimalt, Sidney, North Saanich, Central Saanich please call:

Tel: 250.478.0624

Salt Spring Island please call:

Tel: 250.537.9414

Southern Gulf Islands please call:

Tel: 1.800.665.7899

Or reach us from any area by email.