New dog registration

In Western Australia, all dogs over three months of age must be registered with a Local Government.  

To register your dog or transfer your dog registration to the City of Swan, please answer the questions below:

Register online

Step 1.Before you start

Make sure you have your microchip details available

You will need to enter the following microchip details:

  • Microchip database company
  • Microchip number

All dogs aged three (3) months or over must be microchipped unless they have an exemption. Learn more about microchip exemptions.

Make sure you have your credit card with you.

You can register a maximum of 2 dogs at one time

  • If more than 2 dogs over 3 months of age are at the premises an excess dog permit is required. 
  • You can register a maximum of two dogs. Any additional dogs can only be registered once a permit is approved.  


Step 2.Register & Pay online

Click here to view form.

Step 3.Receive your tag

Once your dog has been registered and the fee has been processed, a tag number is usually issued within 24 hours. You will then be sent the tag by post.

Don't want to pay online? 

You can Register your dog in person in the following locations: